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NA.502.47.6
Northern Cheyenne | Northern...
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NA.502.47.6 | 1950 | L: 12.25 in, carved area: 5.5 in | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Carved wood. | NA.502.47.1-.6.JPG | na.502.47.6.jpg | drum stick | carved | wood | Northern Cheyenne | Northern Plains

NA.505.74
Northern Plains | drum stick...
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NA.505.74 | L: 8.25 in, width: 1.625 in | Simplot Collection; Gift of J.R. Simplot | Ritual and Recreation, Musical Instruments. Wooden tree knot with limb attached. Round in shape. Head (knot) has several splits, but is intact.can be seen in canvas like that of a flour sack. | na.505.74.jpg | drum stick | wood | Northern Plains

NA.505.76
Northern Plains | drum stick...
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NA.505.76 | L: 13.75 in, width: 1.125 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Ritual and Recreation, Musical Instruments. Squared wooden handle has mesh imprint on two sides. One tip is covered with a piece of wool, beige cloth, tied together with white string. Covered end is tapered. | na.505.76.jpg | drum stick | wood | wool | Northern Plains

NA.505.87
Blackfeet | Amoskapi Pikuni ...
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NA.505.87 | ca. 1880-1910 | drum height: 3.25 in, drum diameter: 19 in, drumstick length: 17.5 in | The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe | Drum (a) and drum stick (b). Painted drum front. Wear from use on center right. Paint is fading, and small dirt - almost splatter marks - in a four inch area on LR area. Dirt marks upper right and center. Dusty on verso. wood base on perimeter is separating on frame. | NA.505.87.jpg | NA.505.87.jpg | drum stick | drum | rawhide | cotton thread | pigment | wood | metal | tanned hide | Blackfeet | Amoskapi Pikuni | Northern Plains | Montana

NA.505.75
Northern Plains | drum stick...
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NA.505.75 | L: 13.125 in, width: 1.625 in | Simplot Collection; Gift of J.R. Simplot | Ritual and Recreation, Musical Instruments. Wooden handle and padded head. Buckskin covering sewn around edge and drawn tightly around handle with sinew. Covering painted a green/blue. | na.505.75.jpg | drum stick | Buckskin | wood | pigment | sinew | Northern Plains

NA.505.34
Northern Plains | Sioux | dr...
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NA.505.34 | 1880 | L: 21.5 in, width: 2.125 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instruments. Wooden stick curled into loop at one end; wrapped in red and blue cloth and strips of fur. | NA.505.34.JPG | drum stick | wood | cloth | stick | fur | cotton | end | looped | wrapped | Northern Plains | Sioux

NA.505.73
Northern Plains | drum stick...
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NA.505.73 | L: 7.25 in, width: 1 in | Simplot Collection; Gift of J.R. Simplot | Ritual and Recreation, Musical Instruments. Wooden stick with padded white canvas covered end, tied onwith string. Blue thread can be seen in canvas like that of a flour sack. | na.505.73.jpg | drum stick | wood | canvas | Northern Plains