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Rattle Elm Bark Vintage

Rattle Elm Bark Vintage

Rattle Elm Bark Vintage

Traditional crafters made an Elm Bark Rattle from folded and dried Elm Bark with a natural branch handle.  The crafter made this Vintage Elm Bark Rattle  with a wood handle.  He wrapped the bottom with Gold Deerskin Leather.  A piece of Imitation Sinew serves as a hanging loop.  The Rattle measures 10" long overalll.  We got it from a collection.  It is in good, usable condition. One of a Kind!
Native American Dancers use Rattles to produce the rhythm for song and dance. Musicians can hit Rattles against the palm of their hand, or shake them. Elm Bark Rattles are a traditional Native American instrument. Native peoples used them before contact with Europeans and still use them today.
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Read the Denver Art Museum Leaflet Indian Musical and Noise Making Instruments

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