Rattle (Image withheld)

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Culture/People
probably Iroquois (attributed)
Previous seller
American Indian Community House (AICH)
Collector
Raymond J. Ryan, Non-Indian, 1921-1992
Previous owner
Raymond J. Ryan, Non-Indian, 1921-1992
Agnes Murphy (Agnes Ryan), Non-Indian, 1912-1994
Donor
Agnes Murphy (Agnes Ryan), Non-Indian, 1912-1994
Object Name
Rattle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials
Turtle foot, cow horn, commercially tanned leather
Techniques
Carved, polished
Dimensions
24.9 x 6.3 x 7.1 cm
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place
Ontario, Québec, New York; Canada, USA (inferred)
Date created
1978-1979
Collection History
Purchased by Raymond J. Ryan (1921-1992), possibly from the American Indian Community House (New York, New York) in 1979; inherited by his sister Agnes Murphy (1912-1994); donated to NMAI by Agnes Murphy in 1992.
Catalog Number
25/3809
Barcode
253809.000
See related items
Iroquois
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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