Double Basket Rattle (Musambo)
Arts of Africa
Brass, seed pots, rattan
late 19th or early 20th century
This item is not on view
Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund
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Chokwe. Double Basket Rattle (Musambo), late 19th or early 20th century. Brass, seed pots, rattan, 9 1/16 x 3 1/8 in. (23 x 7.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.1307. Creative Commons-BY
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Double basket rattle. Handle wrapped with metal (brass?) strips. At each end of the handle there is a rattan sphere which contains seed pods. CONDITION: Good. Metal strips are effected by oxidation.
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