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belt with seed rattles
  • Kenya
    Nigeria
  • belt with seed rattles, 1960
  • Where object was made: Kenya or Nigeria
  • raffia, seeds, braiding
  • Object Diameter: 35.5 cm approximate
    Object Diameter: 14 in approximate
  • Gift of Dr. Lucy J. McAllister
  • Not on display
  • C2017.065
Description

Belt made from braided raffia, with numerous brown seeds cut in half and attached to the raffia to create a rattle.