Native American. <em>Hand Drum</em>, 19th century. Hide, wood, silk, height: 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Anonymous gift in memory of Dr. Harlow Brooks, 43.201.136. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.43.201.136_view1.jpg)

Hand Drum

Artist:Native American

Medium: Hide, wood, silk

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:19th century

Dimensions: height: 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm)

Collections:

Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H17, 8G

Accession Number: 43.201.136

Image: CUR.43.201.136_view1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
This is called a frame hand drum. There is a modern scarf tied around the hide struts in the back where a person would hold it.In very poor condition.

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