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Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (nook and horn Rattle)
Date (Execution) : c.1880-1910
Geographical Origin : British Columbia, Canada
Cultural Group : Canadian
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Cow horn; textile; thread
Support / Technique : bound; stitched
Object Type : rattles; ceremonial objects
Visual Description : One of three Nook an horn rattles in an overall group of nine West Coast ceremonial rattles. The entire rattle is a domestic cow horn with the wider end serving as the main body of the rattle. The tip of the horn has been wrapped in an unknown light coloured textile and stitched, creating a handle. The holes drilled in the sides of the main body of the rattle have been laced with an unknown textile and thread. Along this thread are transparent and solid coloured beads. Some of the beads are missing.
Accession # : U000.31.5-1
Width (cm) : 12.50
Height (cm) : 24.00
Depth (cm) : 8.50
Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Estate of Michael C. Williams
Artist Statement :