Rattle

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Culture/People
Wixarika (Huichol)
Collector
Donald B. Cordry (Donald Bush Cordry), Non-Indian, 1907-1978
Object Name
Rattle
Media/Materials
Gourd, wood, wool yarn
Techniques
Carved, perforated
Object Type
Music and Sound
Native Term
kaitsa
Place
La Mesa; Nayarit State; Mexico
Date created
circa 1930
Collection History
Collected in 1937 by Donald B. Cordry (1907-1978, a collector and amateur ethnologist) during fieldwork sponsored by MAI.
Catalog Number
19/7831
Barcode
197831.000
See related items
Wixarika (Huichol)
Music and Sound
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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