Woman's leg rattles (No image available)

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Culture/People
Chickasaw
Previous owner
Billie Wall, Oklahoma Chickasaw
Collector
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923
Leo Walker, Sac and Fox (Sauk & Fox)
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Woman's leg rattles (No image available)
Media/Materials
Cotton cloth, turtle shell/carapace, hide, pottery, glaze
Techniques
Perforated, tied
Dimensions
38.5 x 30.5 x 10.5 cm
Object Type
Music and Sound
Place
Oklahoma; USA
Collection History
Collected from Billie Wall (Chickasaw) in 1910 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member), assisted by Chief William M. Skye (Peoria, 1868-1923) and expedition interpreter Leo Walker (Sac and Fox), during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
2/8387
Barcode
028387.000
See related items
Chickasaw
Music and Sound
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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