Rattle (Image withheld)

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Culture/People
Chickasaw
Collector
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923
Previous owner
Wesley Smith, Oklahoma Chickasaw
Collector
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Rattle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials
Gourd, wood
Techniques
Carved
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place
Oklahoma; USA
Collection History
Collected from Wesley Smith (Chickasaw) by Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) and Chief William M. Skye (Peoria, 1868-1923, assistant to Mark Harrington in Oklahoma) in 1913 during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
3/2678
Barcode
032678.000
See related items
Chickasaw
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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