Rattle

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Culture/People
Oklahoma Seminole
Previous owner
Joshua (unknown surname), Oklahoma Seminole
Collector
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Rattle
Media/Materials
Coconut shell, wood
Techniques
Carved
Dimensions
33.5 x 11 cm
Object Type
Music and Sound
Native Term
ta la sa o ga
Place
Oklahoma; USA
Collection History
Collected from Joshua (Oklahoma Shawnee) in 1910 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member), assisted by Chief William M. Skye (Peoria, 1868-1923), during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
2/7080
Barcode
027080.000
See related items
Oklahoma Seminole
Music and Sound
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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