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Dakota rawhide drum

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Description A small Dakota rawhide drum painted in shades of white, yellow and green, circa the 19th century. The drum was made for sale to tourists. May have been collected at Lower Sioux Indian Community in Morton, Minnesota.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 9 inches diameter
2 inches depth
Nomenclature Drum (membranophone)
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Made by Dakota Indians
Lower Sioux Indian Community, Redwood, Minnesota, United States
Morton, Renville County, Minnesota, United States
Dakota Indians--Commerce
Indian. Music
Dates Creation: Not earlier than 1800 - Not later than 1899

Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 8643.8
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