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Eugene and Clare Thaw Collection of American Indian Art

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Record 770/826
Copyright New York State Historical Association, Cooperstown, NY
Object ID T0769
Object Name Rattle
Description Medium/Materials: Wood, twine, sinew, brass tack, pebble; Marks: End of handle, white circular adhesive tag in black felt pen: "18" (In two places, residue of a rectagular label);
Early Date 1800
Late Date 1860
Place of Origin Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada
People Nootka/Makah/
Provenance (1) George Terasaki. New York, New York.; (2) Private Collection.; (3) Eugene V. Thaw.;
History Scholarly Attributions: Steve Brown - April 1999 - telephone conversation - changed dates to: 1800-1860 from dates (ca.1860-1880) assigned his discussion.
Used Nootka/Makah
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Last modified on: March 02, 2006