Hand drum and drumstick

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Culture/People
Anishinaabe [Parry Island, Ontario]
Collector
Frederick Johnson (Fred Johnson/Frederick M. Johnson), Non-Indian, 1904-1994
Object Name
Hand drum and drumstick
Media/Materials
Deerhide/deerskin, cedar, hide thong/babiche
Techniques
Stretched
Dimensions
12 x 44.5 x 141.2 cm
Object Type
Music and Sound
Native Term
tewé'gðn
Place
Parry Island Reserve; Parry Sound District; Ontario; Canada
Archipelago
Great Lakes Islands
Island Name
Parry Island
Island Grouping
Georgian Bay Islands
Collection History
Collected in 1928 by anthropologist Frederick Johnson (1904-1994) during fieldwork sponsored by MAI.
Catalog Number
16/2589
Barcode
162589.000
See related items
Anishinaabe [Parry Island, Ontario]
Music and Sound
On View
NMAI, Washington DC: Our Universes, Anishinaabe
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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