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Rattle

Date:
19th century
Geography:
British Columbia, Canada
Culture:
Native American (probably Haida or Tsimshian)
Medium:
Wood, sinew
Dimensions:
Head Diam. 16.5 x L. 30.5cm (6 1/2 x 12in.)
Classification:
Idiophone-Shaken-rattle
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.2025
Not on view
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Oceanica and America. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1913, vol. II, pg. 98, ill.



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