Night Chant Rattle

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Culture/People
Diné (Navajo)
Artist/Maker
Conrad House, Diné (Navajo)/Oneida, 1956-2001
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
IACB source
Sacred Circle Gallery of American Indian Art
Title
Night Chant Rattle
Object Name
Rattle
Media/Materials
Pottery, glass, feather/feathers, commercial suede, abalone/haliotis shell, paint, quartz crystal
Techniques
Modeled, painted, handblown, wrapped, tied
Dimensions
21.4 x 12 x 6.8 cm
Object Type
Music and Sound
Place
Thoreau; McKinley County; New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created
1983
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Sacred Circle Gallery of American Indian Art (Seattle, Washington) in 1983; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
25/9811
Barcode
259811.000
See related items
Diné (Navajo)
Music and Sound
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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