Rattle

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Culture/People
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Previous owner
Will Allen, Eastern Band of Cherokee
Collector
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Rattle
Media/Materials
Gourd, wood
Techniques
Cut
Dimensions
23 x 7.7 cm
Object Type
Music and Sound
Native Term
ga na dse ti'n
Place
Swain County and Jackson County; North Carolina; USA
Collection History
Collected from Will Allen (Eastern Band of Cherokee) in 1908 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
1/8987
Barcode
018987.000
See related items
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Music and Sound
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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