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Rattle

Date:
19th century
Geography:
Venezuela
Culture:
Venezuelan
Medium:
gourd, wood, leather, pebbles?
Dimensions:
Diam. 8.5 x L. 23cm (3 3/8 x 9 1/16in.)
Classification:
Idiophone-Shaken-rattle
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.2053 a, b
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. 226, ill.



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