Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Tolupan (Jicaque) maker
  • castanet?, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: Honduras
  • gourd, cloth, incising
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 10.5 x 3 x 1.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 4 1/8 x 1 3/16 x 9/16 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7262

The two small hexagonal pieces of light brown gourd are decorated with rows of dots. There are two holes at end of each. A narrow strip of red and green cloth holds the gourd pieces together.