- Museum number
Bird-shaped rattle made of wood, fibre (vegetable).
- Production date
- 1878 (before)
- On display (G26/dc5)
- Exhibition history
1978 18 Mar-10 Sept, Vancouver, Centennial Museum, Discovery 1778: Captain James Cook and the Peoples of the Pacific
1979 23 Aug-11 Nov, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, Captain Cook's Voyages
2001-2009 1 Sep-Apr, BM Room 26; Gallery of North America, Case: "The Mowacht of Vancouver Island"
2009-2010 28 Aug-28 Feb, Art and Exhibition Hall of the Federal Republic of Germany, Bonn; James Cook and the Exploration of the Pacific
2010 10 May-13 Sep, The Museum of Ethnology, Vienna, Austria; James Cook and the Exploration of the Pacific
2010 7 Oct-2011 13 Feb, Historical Museum of Bern, Switzerland;
James Cook and the Exploration of the Pacific
2011 30 Mar-Present, BM Room 26; Gallery of North America, Case: "The Nuu-chah-nulth of Vancouver Island"
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Collected during one of Cook's voyages.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: Am1878D8.27
Miscellaneous number: NWC 27 (Label in Gallery of North America; Object list for "Discovery 1778: Captain James Cook and the Peoples of the Pacific" loan to Centennial Museum, Vancouver, 1978)