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Suspension rattle

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Provenance

1984, sold by Douglas Deihl, Northampton, Massachusetts, to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 13, 1984)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Chancay culture, A.D. 1000–1500

Object Place

Central Coast, Peru

Dimensions

Length 12.6 cm, width 7.4 cm, height 4.7 cm (Length 4 15/16 in., width 2 15/16 in., height 1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1984.331

Medium or Technique

Shells, plant fiber

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Idiophones