Rattle

Nimi'puu (Nez Perce), Plateau

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1850-1879

Gourd, wood, and leather

Overall: 12 5/8 in. (32 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mrs. William M. Leeds

13.8.697

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Musical Instrument: Percussion Instrument

Classification

Native American

Native American: Plateau

Not on view

Provenance

Probably acquired by William M. Leeds (1829-1886) during his time working for the Bureau of Indian Affairs, about 1876-1879; to his wife, Catharine G. Lockwood Leeds (1825-1913), New York; given to present collection, about 1879-1888; catalogued, 1913.

Old Number

Red #13.58

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