Cocoon Rattle

Cocoon Rattle

$18.00$22.00

  • made in Botswana
  • nice sound, made sturdy
  • natural moth cocoon leg rattle
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Description

Sturdy natural cocoons made by a moths are filled with small stone pebbles and strung on a cord. This is a traditional leg rattle used for musical purposes  in Botswana. The sound is surprisingly aggressive, not loud, but because of the number of individual rattles the volume can be heard well. The large size rattle uses a full cocoon, the small size uses partial cocoon, both are the same length, approximately 36″ long

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs
Dimensions 6 × 6 × 4 in
INSTRUMENT TYPE

Cocoon leg Rattle, Rattle

SOUND QUALITIES

Medium Sound, Soft Sound

COUNTRY OF ORIGIN

Botswana

CONSTRUCTED FROM

Cocoon