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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
South Dakota 248 Sioux 990 Lakota 107 Pine Ridge Indian Reservation 2
Descriptions
wood 4438 pigment 539 rawhide 1018 leather 2024
Names
hand drum 23
Subjects
horned horse with three birds in its flowing blue mane
Date:
1900
Dimensions:
Diameter: 16.25 in, width: 2.375 in
Credit Line:
Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss
Remarks:
Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instruments. Wooden frame, leather handle on back, wooden pegs through frame and side of head; rawhide head with painting of a horned horse with three birds in its flowing blue mane; fore and hind quarters decorated with blue and the midsection with red; wavy blue border around the head and on the sides.
Accession Number:
NA.505.30

Not currently on display

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