Hand Drum

Marind-Anim people, Southwest Coast, Irian Jaya, Indonesia, Southeast Asia, Asia

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early-mid-20th century

Wood, black and white pigment, red ochre, cooper, hide, and resin

Overall: 39 x 20 11/16 in. (99 x 52.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Harry A. Franklin Family Collection

990.54.27956

Geography/Culture

Asia, Southeast Asia, Indonesia

Period

20th century

Object Name

Musical Instrument: Percussion Instrument

Classification

Oceania

Not on view

Exhibition History

Recontextualizing 'Primitive' Art: Melanesian and African Works, An Exhibition in Process, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Anthropology 72, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 29-May 25, 1997.

Provenance

Acquired by Harry A. Franklin (1903-1983), Los Angeles, California, in the 1950s; bequeathed to the Harry A. Franklin Family Collection, Los Angeles, California, 1983; lent to present collection, 1990; given to present collection, 2002.

Old Number

O0802

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