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Rattle

Object Number:AF3639
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Benin
Provenience: Nigeria
Culture Area: West Africa
Section:African
Materials:Gourd
Cane (plant)
Seeds
Height: 24 cm
Outside Diameter:17 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number:21852 - Oldman Number
I-400 - Seder Number

Description

Gourd with can handle, the gourd covered with network of cords on which seeds are strung. Label: "Benin--river--British South Nigeria."

Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Gallery (17 Nov 2019) View Objects in Exhibition

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