Drum with drumstick

Object Number: 
X.464ab
Date: 
1850-1880
Medium: 
Wood, skin, twine, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall (a, drum): 9 × 10 in. (22.9 × 25.4 cm) Overall (b, drumstick): 5/8 in. × 12 1/2 in. (1.6 × 31.8 cm)
Description: 
Toy tubular double-headed drum with red painted wooden cylinder and drumheads made of animal skin; wooden rims painted with red, white and blue horizontal stripes and pierced for twine lacing; crossed U.S. flags painted on side of cylinder; unpainted wooden drumstick.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group