Rattle (okakradaa) - ROM2016_15001_3

ROM2016_15001_3

Rattle (okakradaa)

Maker: Unidentified Maker
Medium:Wood, nails
Geography: Gomoa Dago, Ghana
Date: 2014
Dimensions:
25 x 21 x 4 cm
Object number: 2014.59.26
Credit Line: This acquisition was made possible with the generous support of the Department of Museum Volunteers Acquisition and Research Fund
Not on view
DescriptionRattles are used alongside other asafo instruments as a playful addition to the excitement of the performance. They serve to summon people and, dramatically, to accompany the musical challenges and songs of defiance that dance groups direct to the other companies.
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