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Rattle

Object Number:72-18-3
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Guertas
Provenience: Costa Rica
Guaples
Culture Area: Central American
Locus: Guaples (Old Line?)
Section:American
Materials:Clay
Length: 7 cm
Outside Diameter:4.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Arlene F. Boop, 1972

Description

Polished red clay. Looks like bell. Rounded body, top is human (man's) head. Nose, mouth, ears, hat, pinched out in relief. Eyes have been gouged out. Two holes on either side of neck--For stringing?

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