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Collection Tier:
Tier 3

Musical Instruments ➔ Rattle

Identifier:
E176400
Description:
This rattle is made from a turtle shell connected to a piece of wood using hide. Rattles such as these were often created and used by Native American tribes during rituals and ceremonies. 
Materials:
Turtle, Wood, Hide
Current Location Status:
Education Program
Source:
Gift Of Gordon Olson
Rights:

Exhibits/Programs
Discovery Kit: Anishinabe Culture (October 25 2019)
Discovery Kits include a variety of artifacts and specimens from the Museum’s Collection that allow students to investigate global and local objects. The Collections support the Museum’s mission of inspiring curiosity and discovery around science, history, and culture. Each kit includes objects from the Museums archives, helpful resources and suggested activities. Discovery Kits are a great way for teachers to incorporate primary source and object-based learning into the classroom or as a way to prepare for or extend a Museum visit.

Virtual Discovery Kit: Anishinabe Culture (April 2020)
Learn how the Anishinabek have lived alongside the natural world through a variety of artifacts that tell the story of the first people of this place.
Maker/Donor
Gana Twa