Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Drum

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Nigeria, Abeokuta region (?)
Culture:
Yoruba peoples, Oyo or Ketu group (?)
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
Height: 14 7/16in. (36.8cm) Diameter: 14in. (35.6cm)
Classification:
Wood-Musical Instruments
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Wielgus, 1965
Accession Number:
1978.412.512
Not on view
Roy Sieber, Indiana; Raymond and Laura Wielgus, Chicago, until 1965; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1965–1978

The American Federation of Arts. Primitive Art Masterworks: an exhibition jointly organized by the Museum of Primitive Art and the American Federation of Arts, New York. New York: The American Federation of Arts, 1974.



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