Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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small drum
  • Africa
  • small drum, late 1900s
  • cow hide?, wood
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 11.5 x 10.5 x 15 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 4 1/2 x 4 1/8 x 5 7/8 in
  • Gift of Carol Chavez
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6261

The small conical drum is wider at one end than the other. It has brown and white fur on both ends. The fur strips between the heads have been twisted.