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Artist / Maker : Salazar, Manuel ; (Manny)
Title : Creations (Salish ceremonial rattle dance drum)
Date (Execution) : 1997
Geographical Origin : Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada
Cultural Group : Canadian, Coast Salish, Cowichan
Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Deer hide; sinew lacing; deer leather; shells; deer hooves; raw sheep wool; cedar; graphite; paint
Support / Technique : carved; cut; sewn; stitched; painted; assembled
Object Type : rattles; ceremonial objects
Visual Description : The design on this rattle drum is painted in black and red paint. The design is detailed, with various images (i.e. figure, faces, hands). The handle of the rattle is painted black and has hide wrapped around the end. Twisted around the edge of the rattle is red, black, and white wool. There are also large grey bundles of sheep wool, all around the edge, along with tassels of hide, lacing, and leather.
Accession # : U001.11.452
Width (cm) : 55.00
Height (cm) : 120.00
Depth (cm) : 10.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Estate of Michael C. Williams
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