• Culture/People:


  • Object name:

    Raven dance rattle

  • Date created:

    circa 1875

  • Place:

    Skidegate; Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District; British Columbia; Canada

  • Media/Materials:

    Cedar, paint, glass bead/beads

  • Techniques:

    Carved, painted, incised, drilled

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected by Reverend Thomas Crosby (1840-1914); acquired by George Heye in 1908.

  • Dimensions:

    33 x 11 x 11 cm

  • Catalog number:



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