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Drum

Maker:
Susu people ?
Date:
19th century
Geography:
Sierra Leone?
Culture:
Sierra Leonean ?
Medium:
wood, hide, beads
Dimensions:
L.: 65.9 cm.; Ovoid head: 23 cm. x 18.8 cm.
Classification:
Membranophone-single-headed / goblet drum
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.1270
Not on view
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown ; Robert P. Pooley, U.S. Consul Sierra Leone
Esther A. Dagan in Drums: The Heartbeat of Africa. (not entered)., Galerie Amrad African Art Publications. Montreal, Canada, 1993, pg. 23, fig. 21, ill.



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