Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Frame Drum

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

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