Frame Drum, Shonshone / Shoshonean, wood (ash?), skin (sheepskin), Native American (Shoshone)

Frame Drum

Maker:
Shonshone / Shoshonean
Date:
19th century
Geography:
Idaho, Wyoming, Utah, United States: N.A.
Culture:
Native American (Shoshone)
Medium:
wood (ash?), skin (sheepskin)
Dimensions:
Overall: 39.5 x 25.5cm (15 9/16 x 10 1/16in.)
Other (head): 37cm (14 9/16in.)
Classification:
Membranophone-single-headed / frame drum
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.562a, b
Not on view
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Oceanica and America. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1913, vol. II, pg. 129.