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Vessel rattle

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Provenance

By 2002, Sidiqui Kaba; 2002, sold by Sidiqui Kaba to Dwight B. Heath (b. 1930), Providence, Rhode Island; 2007, gift of Heath to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 31, 2007)

Credit Line

Gift of Dwight B. and Anna Cooper Heath in honor of Nova Heath Parsons

Luba or Hemba people, 20th century

Object Place

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Dimensions

Overall: 25.2 x 4.8 cm (9 15/16 x 1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2007.1007

Medium or Technique

Wood, vegetable husks

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Idiophones