Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • United States
  • rattle, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wood, rawhide, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 17.5 x 7 x 6 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 6 7/8 x 2 3/4 x 2 3/8 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Allen Phillips
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6017

The rattle has a rounded head and a striaght handle. The head is made of rawhide and is painted with a red circle in the center with a blue band and another wavy red line. It has a blue line at the seam.