|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Culture Area:||Subarctic (Culture Area)|
|Credit Line:||Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970|
|Other Number:||NA1800? - Collector Number|
NA1700 - Collector Number
Naskapi hand rattle; in the shape of a large circle with a curved handle coming out of the circle; the rim of the rattle and the handle are made of wood. Caribou skin is stretched taunt sewn around the rim; the skin is like a drum head. It is painted red around the rim; a red ring is painted in the center of each side with a blue dot painted in the center of each side with a blue dot painted at the center of the ring on each side. A piece of rawhide is tied around the tip of the handle.
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