This is a natural gourd rattle with a wooden stick handle and dried gourd shaker. These primitive rattles are ready for music, dance, or meditation and drumming circles. Ceremonial rattles are not hard to make but are rare to find and perfect for decorating, painting or using in natural condition. Also makes a great conversation piece or decoration for rustic southwest style, western decor or art projects. Each gourd rattle is unique, measures approximately 16". Picture is representative.