Turtle Shell Medicine Rattle
Size: these rattles are about 16”. The size of the shell varies.
When And How Will It Ship: This rattle typically will ship the day of or after ordering. It ship with FedEx, and will arrive typically 3-7 days after shipment.
What You’ll Receive: One Turtle Shell Medicine Rattle
Product Description: Turtle shells have been used to make instruments with evidence dating back to the Neolithic era in China, with use found all of the world. They are considered a cleansing spirit. As one works with the mother energy of the turtle, they bring in the sacred feminine, to honor and accept her blessings.
This is a turtle shell medicine rattle made with red ear turtle shell, which is naturally plentiful in the Southern US. The shell is mounted on a willow stick found on the Sandy Near near Portland, Oregon. These are filled with corn, and adorned with rabbit fur and deer leather.
The corn gives these rattles a full bodied, yet soft and uplifting note.
How Do These Rattles Sound?: Listen to the sound files below, to hear an example of how these rattles sound. Each rattle will sound different those these rattles express a good representation of this style of rattle.