Hoop Rattle

Sugpiaq (Alutiiq), Western Arctic, Arctic

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collected 1820-1860

Puffin beaks, wood, and grass

Overall: 9 7/16 in. (24 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Margaret Barnhill Roosevelt Kimberly

22.3.1960

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Musical Instrument

Classification

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Western Arctic

Not on view

Exhibition History

People of Potlatch, Heritage Plantation of Sandwich, Sandwich, Massachusetts, May 10, 1987-October 25, 1988.

Provenance

Collected by "an old sea captain," about 1820-1860; to General John Hewston, California; bequeathed to his niece, Margaret Barnhill Roosevelt Kimberly (1851-1927), West Newton, Massachusetts; given to present collection, 1922.

Old Number

Red No. 22.403

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