Dakota carved horn band rattle
Description A Dakota band rattle, circa 1890. The rattle is made of carved animal hooves, probably deer, attached by brass beads along a strip of leather thong.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 21 3/4 inches length (6037.6.A, remaining intact leather neck band)
1 1/2 inches length (6037.F-Z, each carved piece)
Nomenclature Necklace
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Made by Dakota Indians
Dakota Indians--Costume.
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Adornment
Dates Creation: Approximately 1890
Restrictions Through curatorial review and/or additional consultation with American Indian elders, spiritual leaders, tribal officers or lineal descendants, this item has been determined to be culturally sensitive. As advised by the Minnesota Historical Society Indian Advisory Committee on April 20, 2012, the Minnesota Historical Society will not display images of culturally sensitive items on the public database.
Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 6037.6.A-Z

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