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NA.505.9
Sioux | Northern Plains | ha...
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NA.505.9 | ca. 1890 | L: 15.75 in, width: 13.75 in, H: 3.25 in | Gift of Irving H. "Larry" Larom Estate | Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instruments. Rawhide with wooden stick frame. Painted in red and yellow ochre sections with buffalo in center with blue outline on yellow background. | na.505.9.jpg | NA.505.9.JPG | buffalo | hand drum | Red | painted | rawhide | yellow ochre | cover | frame | wood | blue | Sioux | Northern Plains

NA.505.22A
Ft. Belknap Indian Reservati...
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NA.505.22A | 1930 | drum diameter: 14 in, drum height: 3 in, drumstick length: 17.625 in | Gift of J.W. Duke Wellington | Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instruments. Drum, wooden frame, rawhide cover leather thong handle. | na.505.22av1.jpg | na.505.22av2.jpg | drum | cover | pink | thread | White | handle | green | rawhide | leather | frame | stick | wood | Ft. Belknap Indian Reservation

NA.505.19
hand drum | paint | cover | ...
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NA.505.19 | Diameter: 11.375 in, H: 3 in | Gift of Nick Eggenhofer | Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instruments. Circular wooden frame with rawhide stretcher over and tied. Red paint fragments on top. | NA.505.19.JPG | na.505.19v1.jpg | na.505.19v2.jpg | hand drum | paint | cover | Red | wood | circular | frame | rawhide

NA.505.53A
Northern Plains | drum | lea...
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NA.505.53A | ca. 1930 | Diameter: 16 in, H: 3 in, L: 18 in, diameter of head: 2 in | The Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Sandberg collection given in memory of Babe and Sandy Sandberg by their daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Claude Phillips | Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instruments. Drum-Rawhide stretched over wooden hoop and nailed down; two strands of heavy wire across back of drum. | NA.505.53.JPG | na.505.53av1.jpg | na.505.53av2.jpg | drum | leather | cover | wood | string | wire | down | hoop | nailed | rawhide | stuffed | heavy | end looped | tied | handle | frame | head | Northern Plains

NA.505.32
Central Plains | Pawnee | ha...
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NA.505.32 | 1885 | Diameter: 14 in, width: 3.875 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instruments. Wooden frame, twisted rawhide handle on underneath side; rawhide head painted red on sides and top half with green circle and a black bear paw on each side; bottom half painted blue with a green line separating the blue and red and it also goes around the outside edge. | NA.505.32.JPG | na.505.32v1.jpg | na.505.32v2.jpg | lines | circle | bear paw | hand drum | handle | cover | twisted | wood | Red | frame | rawhide | blue | painted | green | black | Central Plains | Pawnee

NA.507.80
Northeast Woodland | miniatu...
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NA.507.80 | ca. 1920 | L: 39.5 in, width: 8 in, H: 4 in | Ritual and Recreation: Toys. Wooden frame covered with bark (birch?) seams sealed with pitch. | NA.507.80.JPG | na.507.80.jpg | miniature canoe | cover | wood | bark | pitch | sealed | frame | birch | Northeast Woodland

NA.505.55
drum | hoop | wood | cover |...
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NA.505.55 | Diameter: 17.75 in, width: 3.5 in | Gift of Irving H. "Larry" Larom Estate. | Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instruments. Red painted rawhide stretched over wooden hoop; rawhide tacked and sewn with sinew to hoop; three strands of wire across back. | NA.505.55.JPG | na.505.55v1.jpg | na.505.55v2.jpg | drum | hoop | wood | cover | painted | sinew | Red | wire | rawhide

NA.507.61
Ute | Colorado | toy cradle ...
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NA.507.61 | 1885 | width: 3.75 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Ritual and Recreation: Toys. Wooden, completely covered with leather and fringe; beaded strips as decoration, triangles and crosses in green, blue, dark, red white hearts, pink, yellow and metallic silver. | NA.507.61.JPG | na.507.61.jpg | strips | crosses | triangles | toy cradle | red white hearts | cover | yellow | wood | green | fringe | leather | seed | pink | blue | Beads | metallic silver | dark blue | Ute | Colorado

NA.505.64
drum and drumstick | base | ...
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NA.505.64 | 1880 | H: 23 in, Diameter: 19 in, drumstick length: 15 in | Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instruments. (A) Drum-hollow tree trunk; raw cowhide top and bottom some fur still attached; top and bottom laced together with rawhide. (B) Drumstick-wood handle, round knob at base; stuffed cloth head. Chief Joseph's war drum 1880. | NA.505.64A&B.JPG | na.505.64.jpg | drum and drumstick | base | rawhide | laced | stuffed | round knob | cover | tree trunk | hollow | wood | handle | head | cloth | cowhide

NA.505.33
Montana | Crow | hand drum |...
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NA.505.33 | ca. 1900 | Diameter: 17.5 in, width: 1.875 in | In memory of the Honorable Paul R. Greever | Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instruments. Wood frame, painted rawhide head; faded geometric design in yellow and red with blue outline; darkened sides from red and black paint; wire used for handle on underneath side; some writing (illegible) in pencil on reverse side of head. | NA.505.33.JPG | outlines | geometric | hand drum | rawhide | wood | cover | wire | pigment | frame | Montana | Crow

NA.505.57B
Plains | drumstick | head | ...
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NA.505.57B | ca. 1930 | Diameter: 14 in, width: 6.75 in, drumstick length: 10.75 in | Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instrument. Drumstick-plain wooden handle; stuffed leather head. | NA.505.57A&B.JPG | na.505.57b.jpg | drumstick | head | stuffed | cover | wood | lacing | hoop | leather | handle | rawhide | loops | Plains

1.69.1848
album | brass | front | cove...
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1.69.1848 | ca. 1885 | H: 3.25 in, width: 11.625 in, L: 9.25 in | Handwritten inside: Mrs. Mary F. Booth/Bardolph, Illinois. | Red plush covered photograph album with brass shamrock on front cover, c. 1885. Photographs removed 8-82. Written in pencil: Doc. file 1847-1848. | 1.69.1848.jpg | 1.69.1848.JPG | album | brass | front | cover | shamrock | Photograph | red plush

NA.505.46
drumstick | carved | cover |...
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NA.505.46 | L: 14.25 in, width: 1.25 in | Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instruments. Carved wooden handle, dark; leather covered head. | NA.505.46.JPG | na.505.46.jpg | drumstick | carved | cover | wood | handle | leather | dark

NA.505.58
Indian | drum and drumstick ...
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NA.505.58 | ca. 1920 | H: 16.5 in, Diameter: 23 in, drumstick length: 12 in | Gift of Robert A. Mills | Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instrument. (A) Drum-hollowed out tree trunk; both ends covered with rawhide; top and bottom tied together with rawhide lacing, long rope loop attached to sides. (B) Drumstick-wood handle; stuffed cloth head. | NA.505.58A&B.JPG | na.505.58.jpg | drum and drumstick | hollow | lacing | wood | rope | tree trunk | cover | stuffed | cloth | rawhide | head | handle | Indian

NA.507.57
Sioux | South Dakota | ball ...
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NA.507.57 | 1890 | Diameter: 2.75 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Ritual and Recreation: Toys. Ball with leather covering painted green and yellow; porcupine quilled four point star on each side in maroon and white; maroon strip go around the sides with a zig-zag between them forming triangles; leather strips hang from the center of each star, wrapped with maroon quills and one side is finished with tin cones and green horse hair. | NA.507.57.JPG | na.507.57.jpg | zigzag | strips | four point star | triangles | ball | cover | leather | tin | painted | porcupine | horse | White | green | hair | quills | cones | yellow | maroon | Sioux | South Dakota

NA.505.57A
Plains | drum | leather | la...
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NA.505.57A | ca. 1930 | Diameter: 14 in, width: 6.75 in, drumstick length: 10.75 in | Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instrument. (A) Drum-wooden hoop with rawhide stretched over both sides; top and bottom tied together with rawhide lacing, four leather loops around sides. | NA.505.57A&B.JPG | na.505.57a.jpg | drum | leather | lacing | cover | wood | loops | head | rawhide | handle | stuffed | hoop | Plains

NA.505.63
Northern Plains | drum | bel...
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NA.505.63 | ca. 1890 | width: 12 in | Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instruments. Dark rawhide stretched over wooden hoop; rawhide strips across back; large brass bell attached to back with strip of black cloth. | NA.505.63.JPG | na.505.63v1.jpg | na.505.63v2.jpg | drum | bell | brass | strips | rawhide | wood | hoop | cover | black | cloth | large | Northern Plains

NA.505.18
Northern Plains | hand drum ...
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NA.505.18 | Diameter: 14.25 in, H: 3.75 in | Gift of Irving H. "Larry" Larom Estate. | Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instruments. Circular wooden frame with rawhide stretched over and crossed wires in back. Green painted edge with two purple curved stripes on top. Sewn along inside edge with sinew. Beige cloth wrapped around center of wires. | NA.505.18.JPG | na.505.18v1.jpg | na.505.18v2.jpg | stripes | hand drum | rawhide | circular | beige | painted | cloth | purple | wood | frame | cover | wires | green | sinew | Northern Plains

NA.507.75
Colorado | Ute | toy cradle ...
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NA.507.75 | ca. 1890 | L: 15.5 in, width: 6.375 in, H: 6.5 in | Ritual and Recreation: Toys. Wood frame with wooden slats on back, covered in muslin, wood slats over outside of hood; beaded along edges of hood in blue, cloth doll inside with tin cones on leather strips on hood and down front. | NA.507.75.JPG | na.507.75.jpg | toy cradle | muslin | frame | leather | seed | wood | cover | slats | strips | blue | Beads | tin | cones | Colorado | Ute

NA.505.50
Northern Plains | drum | Whi...
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NA.505.50 | ca. 1915 | Diameter: 9.5 in, H: 2.625 in | Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instruments. Rawhide, with patches wo white fur at edges, stretched over ply-wood frame. | na.505.50v2.jpg | na.505.50v1.jpg | NA.505.50.JPG | drum | White | rawhide | frame | cover | patches | ply-wood | fur | Northern Plains

NA.505.10
Crow | Montana | hand drum |...
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NA.505.10 | ca. 1940 | Diameter: 16.25 in, H: 3 in | Written on front in pencil and later erased: Al Holds Enemy/Aug. 20 1940[?]/Crow Agency. Written on back in pencil: Property/of/Mary Jester Allen. Also on back are remnants of a red and white MJA sticker. | Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instruments. Rawhide stretched on a wood frame; painted orange around outside edge; commercial leather thong ties on back. | NA.505.10.JPG | hand drum | commercial leather | thong | rawhide | frame | cover | paint | wood | ties | Crow | Montana

NA.505.13A
Pueblo | Southwest | drum | ...
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NA.505.13A | Gift of Mrs. Henry H.R. Coe | Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instruments. Wooden frame with rawhide stretched over ends and rawhide lacing. Painted with white horizontal band outlined in black on red background. | NA.505.13A.JPG | na.505.13a.jpg | outlines | horizontal band | drum | painted | rawhide | White | red/navy blue | carved | cloth | drumstick | cover | frame | wood | black | wrapped | Red | lacing | navy blue | checked | Pueblo | Southwest

NA.505.16
Northern Plains | Sioux | ha...
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NA.505.16 | ca. 1940 | square: 13.375 in, H: 3.75 in | Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instruments. Square wooden frame with rawhide stretched over and laced. Green painted along outside edges. Hand with bow and arrow painted on one side; Indian chief on horse on other side. Two eagle feathers attached. | NA.505.16.JPG | na.505.16v1.jpg | na.505.16v2.jpg | hand with bow and arrow | Indian chief on horse | hand drum | eagle | Square | frame | green | cover | wood | feathers | rawhide | painted | Northern Plains | Sioux

NA.506.8
jar | turquoise | screw top ...
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NA.506.8 | L: 4.25 in, Diameter: 3 in | Gift of Irving H. "Larry" Larom Estate. | Ritual and Recreation: Gifts and Novelties. Glass jar with screw top covered with cloth, fully beaded with stripes in green, white, red and turquoise beads. | NA.506.8.JPG | na.506.8v1.jpg | na.506.8v2.jpg | stripes | jar | turquoise | screw top | green | cloth | cover | White | seed | Beads | glass | Red