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drum decorated with wolf image
  • Northwest Coast peoples
  • drum decorated with wolf image, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States or British Columbia, Canada
  • wood, rawhide, paint, metal
  • Object Height/Diameter: 4.5 x 28 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 3/4 x 11 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2724
Description

The shallow round drum has rawhide stretched over the surface and nailed onto the underside. It is decorated with an image of an animal, probably a wolf.