Woman's leg rattles

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Culture/People
Seminole
Previous owner
Altman Antiques
Seller
Altman Antiques
Seller agent
Ralph C. Altman, Non-Indian, 1909-1967
Presenter/funding source
Viking Fund, Incorporated (The Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Inc.), 1941-
Object Name
Woman's leg rattles
Media/Materials
Hide, turtle shell/carapace
Techniques
Perforated, tied
Object Type
Music and Sound
Place
Florida; USA
Collection History
Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI in 1948 from Altman Antiques (Los Angeles, California, operated by Ralph C. Altman [1909-1967]) using funds donated by the Viking Fund, Inc. (The Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Inc.).
Catalog Number
21/964
Barcode
210964.000
See related items
Seminole
Music and Sound
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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