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Plains Indian Museum

Descriptions
base 11 rawhide 1018 laced 9 stuffed 11 round knob cover 40 tree trunk 6 hollow 8 wood 4438 handle 322 head 47 cloth 876 cowhide 19
Names
drum and drumstick 4
Date:
1880
Dimensions:
H: 23 in, Diameter: 19 in, drumstick length: 15 in
Remarks:
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.
Accession Number:
NA.505.64

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