War Drum


From: Senegal

Curatorial Section: African

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Native Name Tabala
Object Number 2003-72-23A
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Senegal
Culture Area West Africa
Section African
Materials Wood | Hide | Rawhide

Large drum (war drum), roundish; wood body, badly cracked; head of stretched hide; rawhide straps around body.

Height 37.5 cm
Outside Diameter 75 cm
Credit Line Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number 1994.X.11725 - Other Number

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