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Drum

Date:
mid-20th century
Geography:
Indonesia, Papua Province (Irian Jaya)
Culture:
Asmat people
Medium:
Wood, lizard skin, paint, fiber, beeswax
Dimensions:
H. 46 x W. 8 3/4 x D. 7 3/4 in. (116.8 x 22.2 x 19.7 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Musical Instruments
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1618
Not on view
Koninklijk Instituut voor de Tropen, Amsterdam, Holland, until 1961; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1961, on permanent loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1961–1978

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