Fine Rare Nuu-chah-nulth Makah Ceremonial Bird Form Rattle Circa 1890-1900

$4,850 USD

Rare elegant sea gull form ceremonial dance rattle

Artist:: Southern Northwest Coast. Makah, Nuu-chah-nulth, Cowichan Tribe

Date:1890-1900

Materials: wood, paint

Dimensions:11 ¼” x 5 ¼” x 5 ¼”

Description: An elegant ceremonial bird rattle with a sea gull depiction. Carved from a hardwood most likely maple and painted with subtle old and original pigments of black and orange. Nice patina and form.

Provenance: Curtright and Son, Tacoma Wa ( purchased Mar25,2003), Gary Bell Vancouver

 

 

 

Weight 1.5 lbs
Dimensions 11.25 × 5.25 × 5.25 in
Item Location

Canada

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Rare elegant sea gull form ceremonial dance rattle

Artist:: Southern Northwest Coast. Makah, Nuu-chah-nulth, Cowichan Tribe

Date:1890-1900

Materials: wood, paint

Dimensions:11 ¼” x 5 ¼” x 5 ¼”

Description: An elegant ceremonial bird rattle with a sea gull depiction. Carved from a hardwood most likely maple and painted with subtle old and original pigments of black and orange. Nice patina and form.

Provenance: Curtright and Son, Tacoma Wa ( purchased Mar25,2003), Gary Bell Vancouver

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Weight 1.5 lbs
Dimensions 11.25 × 5.25 × 5.25 in
Item Location

Canada

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