Shekere

image w2000-22_nigerian_rattle_shekere_green

Object

Rattle

Title

Shekere

Material

Botanic products
Gourd
Chord / string / thread

Dimensions

Length (Whole): 235mm
Girth (Whole): 480mm

Description

Rattle made of an egg shaped gourd vessel which reduces into a crooked handle. The body is covered with a net of green strings and white and grey seeds.

Associated place

Africa

Object number

2000.22

On display?

No

Back to top