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Frame Drum

Period:
Native American
Date:
late 19th century
Geography:
Alaska, United States: N.A.
Culture:
Native American (Tinne Athapascan)
Medium:
wood, hide
Dimensions:
Overall: 5.1 x 41.9cm (2 x 16 1/2in.)
Classification:
Membranophone-single-headed / frame drum
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.627
Not on view
Edward William Nelson ; Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown ; Smithsonian Institution
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Oceanica and America. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1913, vol. II, pg. 91.

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