Vessel rattle (nasis)

Cuna (Olotule) people
1900–50


Object Place: Panama, San Blas Island

Dimensions

Length 22 cm, diameter 10 cm (Length 8 11/16 in., diameter 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1986.605

Medium or Technique

Gourd, bone

On View

Ancient South America Gallery (Gallery LG33)

Collections

Americas, Musical Instruments

Classifications

Idiophones

Provenance

1986, sold by Douglas Deihl, Florence, Massachusetts, to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 26, 1986)

Credit Line

Mary L. Smith Fund