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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Rattle   (1998.19.2995)
Recreational Artifacts : Toys : N/A
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location America, North, United States, States of Iroquois Confederacy Regions: New York, Wisconsin
Period/Date 1930s - 1980s
Culture Native American, Northeast: Cayuga, Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga, Seneca, Tuscarora

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 26.9 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 6.1 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 2.5 cm
Weight 76 g
Measuring Remarks L:27.5cm. --MNH Remarks/Description Field Length and depth are of handle. Width is of rattle.
Materials Animal--Horn, Plant--Wood
Manufacturing Processes Carved
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

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

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Museum of Natural History, UIUC
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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