Rattle in the Form of a Turkey

Unidentified maker (Mexico)

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Pre-Columbian

Buff terracotta

Overall: 2 7/8 × 2 13/16 × 3 1/8 in. (7.3 × 7.2 × 8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of the Family of E. F. Carter, Class of 1932 and C. B. Fisher, Class of 1932

31.2.4729

Geography/Culture

North America, Mexico

Object Name

Musical Instrument

Classification

Americas

Not on view

Inscription

Marks: "18"

Provenance

Collected by Edwin Follett Carter (1909-1932) and Charles Barnard Fisher (1910-1974), in Oaxaca, Summer of 1931; lent to present collection, 1931; given to present collection, 1933.

Old Number

Red No. 31.97

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