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Donor Name:
Darius Thieme  Search this
Culture:
Yoruba  Search this
Object Type:
Tambourine
Place:
Southwest, Nigeria, Africa
Accession Date:
8 Jun 1967
Notes:
From card: "Juju Drum. A. Tambourine: hexagonal frame of Iroka wood covered on one side with white goatskin tacked to edges. Pairs of bottle caps mounted in slots in the sides. Uded in young people's music. B. Beater, L. 25.7 cm.: raffia palm stick with hammerlike head attached to one end. Loaned to Anacostia Mus. - 5/15/68. Returned 7/12/68."
Record Last Modified:
5 Aug 2019
Specimen Count:
2
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
256023
USNM Number:
E407366-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8437331