[Restrict Object] Rattle

Unidentified Oneida (Haudenosaunee) maker
Haudenosaunee (Iroquois)
Northeast Woodlands


Traditional; collected early 20th century

Gourd, wood handle, and possibly corn

Overall: 12 × 5 1/2 in. (30.5 × 14 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Museum Purchase



Place Made: Oneida, United States, North America


19th century

Object Name

Musical Instrument

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Woodlands

Not on view

Exhibition History

The Arts of Native America, The Eastern Woodland: Algonkian and Iroquois, Dartmouth College Museum and Galleries, Anthropology and History Collections, East Gallery, Wilson Hall, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 6-November 11, 1979.


Hill Family, Oneida, Wisconsin; collected by Albert Green Heath (1888-1953), early 20th century; sold to Logan Museum of Anthropology, Beloit College, Beloit, Wisconsin, 1955; sold to present collection, 1956.

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