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Gourd rattle with beaded wooden handle / Unknown

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Gourd peyote rattle with beaded wooden handle. There is silver metal attached. The gourd looks to have been stained brown; this color is not normal for a gourd. The underneath side of the gourd has been painted black. The wood looks to be like ebony.
Tags: silver metal, gourd peyote rattle, beadwork, leather fringe, brown, black, wooden handle, multi-colored
Places: Oklahoma
Purpose: peyote meeting,

From interviews with Dr. Garrick Bailey, 2018-2020 University of Tulsa, Professor Emeritus of Anthropology

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Title(s): 
Gourd rattle with beaded wooden handle
Creator(s): 
Unknown
Culture: 
Native American; Winnebago
Date: 
20th century
Place: 
Oklahoma
Materials/Techniques: 
gourd, feather, glass, wood, horsehair, hide, metal
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
84.2844
Department: 
Not On View

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