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U992.23.1
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Drum)
Date (Execution) : 20th Century
Geographical Origin : Nigeria
Cultural Group :
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Wood, Iron; Skin; Wicker
Support / Technique :
Object Type : drums (membranophones)
Visual Description : Drum is constructed of hollowed, carved and incised ironwood, covered with skin (possibly deerskin) lashed to a curved bamboo ring that serves as base by means of wicker "thongs". The skin still has some hair adhering to it in places.
Accession # : U992.23.1
Width (cm) : 42.00
Height (cm) : 19.00
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Colin and Gloria Mary Smith (nee Boroughs)
Artist Statement :