[Restricted Object] Turtle Shell Rattle

Anishinaabe (Chippewa / Ojibwa), Great Lakes Woodlands, Woodlands

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early 20th century

Snapping Turtle shell and bone, rawhide, paint, and rocks

Overall: 17 11/16 x 7 9/16 in. (45 x 19.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Glover Street Hastings III

181.2.26058

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Musical Instrument: Percussion Instrument

Classification

Native American

Native American: Woodlands

Not on view

Provenance

B.C. Ways Collection, E.J. Pollock; collected by Glover Street Hastings III, West Newton, Massachusetts and Bridgeton, Maine, 1920's-1930's; bequeathed to his daughter, Carlena Hastings Redfield (1888-1981), 1949; bequeathed to present collection [under the terms of her father's will], 1981.

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