Art/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Drum

Date:
19th century
Geography:
India
Culture:
Indian
Medium:
Wood, cloth, cord, metal
Dimensions:
H. 25.4 x Diam. 20.3cm (10 x 8in.)
Classification:
Membranophone-single-headed / conical drum
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.186
Not on view
[ India Warerooms ] ; Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Asia, Gallery 27. 2. Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1903, vol. II, pg. 56.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Gallery 27. 1. Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1901, vol. I, pg. 56.



Related Objects

Taūs (mayuri)

Date: 19th century Medium: Wood, parchment, metal, feathers Accession: 89.4.163 On view in:Not on view

Śankh

Date: 19th century Medium: Shell (Turbinella pyrum), brass, wax Accession: 1986.12 On view in:Not on view

Tanggu

Artist: Elevated Tone Workshop, Guangzhou (Canton) Date: 19th century Medium: Wood, oxhide, lacquer, brass, teak Accession: 89.4.28 a, b On view in:Not on view

Drum

Date: late 19th century Medium: Wood, hide Accession: 2004.22 On view in:Not on view

Sitar

Artist: Murari Adhikari (Indian, Calcutta 1934–2006 Calcutta) Date: 1997 Medium: Teak, ebony, metal, bone, various materials Accession: 1999.399 On view in:Not on view