The Penn Museum is now open! Learn more about our guidelines for your visit.
logo

Musical Scraper

Object Number:97-84-2297B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tewa (Culture)
Provenience: New Mexico
Santa Clara
Rio Grande
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Pigment
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Bird
Length: 26 cm
Width: 1 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-2297B - Old Museum Number
17168 - ANSP Number
II 754 - Gottschall Number

Description

Musical Scraper / Rasp - Wooden, red with small bird; painted yellow and green.

Bibliography:

[Book] Gottschall, Amos H. 1909. Priced and Descriptive Catalogue of the Utensils, Implements, Weapons, Ornaments, Etc., of the Indians, Mound Builders, Cliff Dwellers: Typical Collections No. 2.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: II 754View Objects related to this Actual Citation

You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org