Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Rattle

Date:
19th century
Geography:
Demerara, Guyana
Medium:
cotton cord, glass beads, nut or fruit shells
Dimensions:
Thickness of cord ±1.2 x L. 96cm (1/2 x 37 13/16in.); Average shell L. ±3.5 x W. ±1.5
Classification:
Idiophone-Shaken-rattle
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.3362
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. 231.



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