Luvale. <em>Pair of Rattles (Likishi Dance Costume Accessory)</em>, late 19th or early 20th century. Wood, fiber, 7 1/2 x 8 1/2 in. (19.1 x 21.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Collection Fund, 36.550a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 36.548_36.549_36.550a-b_36.551a-b_36.552_36.553_threequarter_installation_SL1.jpg)

Pair of Rattles (Likishi Dance Costume Accessory)


Medium: Wood, fiber

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th or early 20th century

Dimensions: 7 1/2 x 8 1/2 in. (19.1 x 21.6 cm)



Accession Number: 36.550a-b

Image: 36.548_36.549_36.550a-b_36.551a-b_36.552_36.553_threequarter_installation_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Pair of wooden rattles, each consisting of four rows of rattles. One rattle missing. Worn by dancer as part of costume. CONDITION: One rattle broken.

Brooklyn Museum