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U000.31.5-3
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; wood; textile; thread
Support / Technique : Bound; Stitched; Nailed
Object Type : rattles; ceremonial objects
Visual Description : Three of three nook and 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 and the tip of the horn serving as the handle. A section of unknown wood has been inserted into the handle of the horn with two nails, possibly as a reinforcer or support. The sides of the main body have been stitched/laced with an unknown twine.
Accession # : U000.31.5-3
Width (cm) : 14.50
Height (cm) : 23.00
Depth (cm) : 5.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Estate of Michael C. Williams
Artist Statement :