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U994.4.75
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Rawhide Hand Drum)
Date (Execution) : n.d.
Geographical Origin : Canada
Cultural Group : Ahnisnabae (Ojibway)
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Rawhide, wood
Support / Technique :
Object Type : drums (membranophones)
Visual Description : Round hand drum has bent wood frame over the top of which has been stretched a thin piece of rawhide. The strips used to lash the skin over the frame and to provide the handle on the back side of the drum appear to be gut or sinew. The drumstick is a wood stick wrapped in hide and fibre.
Accession # : U994.4.75
Width (cm) : 6.00
Height (cm) : 41.00
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Charles Hofmann
Artist Statement :