Chokwe. <em>Double Basket Rattle (Musambo)</em>, late 19th or early 20th century. Brass, seed pots, rattan, 9 1/16 x 3 1/8 in. (23 x 7.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.1307. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 22.1307_bw.jpg)

Double Basket Rattle (Musambo)


Medium: Brass, seed pots, rattan

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th or early 20th century

Dimensions: 9 1/16 x 3 1/8 in. (23 x 7.9 cm)


Accession Number: 22.1307

Image: 22.1307_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Double basket rattle. Handle wrapped with metal (brass?) strips. At each end of the handle there is a rattan sphere which contains seed pods.

Brooklyn Museum