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Plains Indian Museum

Descriptions
frame 53 tacks 95 double head blue 690 rawhide 1018 carpet 3 painted 276 ripped 3 cover 40 wood 4438 orange 203 metal 3340
Names
hand drum 23
Subjects
bird 80 spots 3 dots 30
Date:
1890
Dimensions:
Diameter: 15.875 in, width: 2.25 in
Credit Line:
Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss
Remarks:
Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instruments. Wooden frame double rawhide head; front head painted blue bird (eagle?) with blue dots above it; back head partially painted orange; heads ripped in several spots, secured to the frame by metal carpet tacks.
Accession Number:
NA.505.31

Not currently on display

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Strike up the band - Curated by Marguerite A House



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