Tortoise Shell Rattle

Hopi, Arizona, Southwest

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collected about 1904-1907

Tortoise shell, rawhide, and deer hoof

Overall: 4 15/16 x 4 1/8 x 2 3/8 in. (12.5 x 10.5 x 6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Bequest of Frank C. and Clara G. Churchill

46.17.10127

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Musical Instrument: Percussion Instrument

Classification

Native American

Native American: Southwest

Not on view

Provenance

Clara G. Corser Turner Churchill (1851-1945) and Frank Carroll Churchill (1850-1912), Arizona, 1904-1907; bequeathed to present collection, 1946.

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