Rattles were often used in healing ceremonies.
The rhythm was said to echo the heart beat of the Earth Mother.
The bear track is a symbol of leadership.
The decorated rawhide rattle head is approximately 2" in diameter.
The wooden handle is hand painted and accented with horse hair
and hanging loop.
7.5" in length
You will receive the item in the photo.
Navajo Artisan: James Shorty
Handcrafted in the United States