Drum, Wood, reptile skin, nuts, feathers, fiber, Torres Strait Islander

Drum

Date:
mid-19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Australia, Torres Strait or Papuan Gulf region (?)
Culture:
Torres Strait Islander
Medium:
Wood, reptile skin, nuts, feathers, fiber
Dimensions:
H. 9 1/2 x W. 8 x D. 40 3/4 in. (24.1 x 20.3 x 103.5 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Reliefs
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1972
Accession Number:
1978.412.711
Not on view
[Julius Carlebach Gallery, New York,until 1952]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1952–1956; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1956–1978