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Catalog Data

Culture/People:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Previous owner:
Sergeant Donald Angerman (D. Angermann), Non-Indian, 1883-1963  Search this
Seller:
Sergeant Donald Angerman (D. Angermann), Non-Indian, 1883-1963  Search this
Seller agent:
Bertha Elizabeth Angerman (B. E. Angerman/Mrs. Donald Angermann), Non-Indian, ca. 1899-1983  Search this
Object Name:
Hand drum and drumstick
Media/Materials:
Hide, wood
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
British Columbia; Canada
Collection History:
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Royal Canadian mounted Police Sergeant Donald Angerman (1883-1963), who participated in seizures of potlatch objects in 1921; purchased by MAI from his wife, Bertha Elizabeth Angerman (ca. 1899-1983), in 1926.
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Catalog Number:
14/6880
Barcode:
146880.000
See related items:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_157495