Drum, drumstick, and head tightener (No image available)

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Culture/People
Coushatta (Koasati)
Previous owner
Boyd Williams, Coushatta (Koasati)
Collector
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Drum, drumstick, and head tightener (No image available)
Media/Materials
Wood, hide, cordage
Techniques
Carved
Object Type
Music and Sound
Native Term
ai ga ji a bo no k'a
Place
Near Elton; Elton; Jefferson Davis Parish; Louisiana; USA
Collection History
Collected from Boyd Williams (Coushatta) in 1908 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
1/8547
Barcode
018547.000
See related items
Coushatta (Koasati)
Music and Sound
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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