• Culture/People:

    Niuam (Comanche)

  • Object name:

    Rattle for Native American Church/Peyote ritual

  • Date created:

    circa 1900

  • Place:

    Oklahoma; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Gourd, wood, glass bead/beads, hide thong/babiche, feather/feathers, thread

  • Techniques:

    Cut, carved, gourd stitch/brick stitch/netted beadwork, twisted, fringed

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected by Mark Raymond Harrington in 1909 during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.

  • Dimensions:

    55 x 9 cm

  • Catalog number:

    2/1659

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