Arts of the Americas
Hide, wood, silk
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Anonymous gift in memory of Dr. Harlow Brooks
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Native American. Hand Drum, 19th century. Hide, wood, silk, height: 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Anonymous gift in memory of Dr. Harlow Brooks, 43.201.136. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.43.201.136_view1.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2006
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This is called a frame hand drum. There is a modern scarf tied around the hide struts in the back where a person would hold it.In very poor condition.
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