Rattle

1996.24.0063

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Rattle   (1996.24.0063)
Classification/
Nomenclature
  1. Communication T&E
  2. :
  3. Musical T&E
  4. :
  5. Musical Instruments
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Mid 20th century CE
Culture Native American: Southeast: Cherokee, Eastern Band

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 48.7 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 5.5 cm
Dimension 3 (Height) 5.3 cm
Weight 78 g
Measuring Remarks 2.1 cm (width) at the bottom of handle. For length I spread tassels and measured from longest tassel at rest-- Brooks, Nesse.
Materials Animal--Skin--without Fur/Feathers/Scales, Animal--Horn, Pigment--Paint, Plant--Wood
Manufacturing Processes Painting, Cutting, Carved
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

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Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Reginald and Gladys Laubin Collection
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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