Frame Drum, Wood, skin, leather, Native American (Hupa, probably)

Frame Drum

Date:
19th century
Geography:
California, United States: N.A.
Culture:
Native American (Hupa, probably)
Medium:
Wood, skin, leather
Dimensions:
L. 20 1/4 × W/ 18 5/16 × D. 3 15/16 in. (51.4 × 46.5 × 10 cm); Stick L. 13 7/8 in. (35.2 cm)
Classification:
Membranophone-double-headed / frame drum
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.3395
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. 144.