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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Blackfeet 183 Northern Plains 1866
Descriptions
frame 53 painted 276 wood 4438 cover 40 rawhide 1018 red ochre 16
Names
hand drum 23
Subjects
spot design
Date:
ca. 1900
Dimensions:
Diameter: 13.75 in, H: 3 in
Credit Line:
Adolf Spohr Collection, Gift of Larry Sheerin
Remarks:
FUNCTION: Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instruments. Rawhide stretched over wooden stick frame. Completely painted with red ochre. Spot design on inside. ---Adolf Spohr collection which was purchased by the BBMA with monies donated by Larry Sheerin. Mr. Spohr (deceased) was a western artist who lived in Cody.
Accession Number:
NA.505.11

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