Medium: Rattan, seeds
Dates:late 19th or early 20th century
Dimensions: 12 1/4 x 5 1/8 in. (31.2 x 13.0 cm)
Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H6, 4B
Accession Number: 22.1277
Catalogue Description: Double basket rattle. A rattan shaft which forms the central handle is covered by rattan weaving. The rattan weaving forms two cylindrical spheres at either end of the handle. The spheres contain seedpods. Two pieces of rattan fiber string are tied around the handle. A piece of material with the object's ID# is sewn on to the handle. Condition: Good. Some of basketry is coming apart on handle.