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Pottery Rattle

Period:
late classic Maya (Pre-Columbian)
Date:
600–900
Geography:
Campeche Coast, Mexico
Culture:
Mayan
Medium:
clay
Dimensions:
H. 163 mm, W. 125 mm, D. 63 mm, Wt. 306 g
Classification:
Idiophone-Shaken-rattle
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.1273
Not on view
Rattle in the shape of a female effigy.
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
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