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Drum (Mukupela)

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Angola
Culture:
Chokwe peoples
Medium:
Wood, skin
Dimensions:
H. 21 5/8 x W. 12 3/4 in. (55 x 32.4 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Musical Instruments
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.137
Not on view
[Julius Carlebach Gallery, New York, until 1959]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1959, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1959–1978

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