Rattle

Collection Type

  • Toys and games

Date

1820-1880

GUSN

GUSN-11113

Description

A rough hewn handle with a 3" section of cow's horn capped with a wood disc with seeds or beads inside to rattle when shook.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rattles
horn (animal material)
wood (plant material)
lip-vibrated aerophones with conical bore: with valves
Wood
Horn
Carved
Rattle

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

10 1/4 x 2 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.448