Medicine man's rattle, wooden peg-like handle thre

Made:
1890-1925

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Medicine man's rattle, wooden peg-like handle threaded with string of split seed shells and smaller wooden peg, possibly Congolese, 1890-1925

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A92753
Materials:
cord, seedshell and wood
type:
rattle
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • sound device
  • idiophone
  • struck idiophone
credit:
Pareyn, H.

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