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Frame Drum

Date: 19th century
Geography: Norton Sound, Alaska, United States
Culture: Native American (Eskimauan or Eskimo)
Medium: Wood, walrus ivory, seal or whale peritoneum
Dimensions: Frame D.: 2.5 cm (1 in.); Max. Diam.: 31 cm (12-3/16 in.); Handle L.: 12.5 cm (4-15/16 in.)
Classification: Membranophone-single-headed / frame drum
Credit Line: The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number: 89.4.592

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