Rattle used in ceremonies of the secret society main content.

Rattle used in ceremonies of the secret society

Part of Northwest Coast Hall.

Kwa_5.2.Rattle_hero

Exhibition Text

It represents a mythical being with a land-otter at its back.

Collection Information

Catalog No: 16 / 602
Culture: KWAKWAKA'WAKW
Locale: BC
Country: CANADA
Dimensions: L:23.5 W:15 [in CM]
Acquisition Year: 1869-1890 [GIFT]
Donor: BISHOP, HEBER R.

See this object in the Anthropology Collections Database