Drum with bison and sun design (Image withheld)

Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Richard Joste and said to have been collected in the 1870s or 1880s; purchased by MAI from an unknown source in 1928.
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Object Details

Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Culture/People
Sicangu Lakota (Brulé Sioux)
Previous owner
Richard Joste, Non-Indian
Date created
circa 1870
Object Name
Drum with bison and sun design (Image withheld)
Media/Materials
Wood, iron nails, hide, hide thong/babiche, paint
Techniques
Bent, perforated, nailed, laced, stretched, painted
Dimensions
14 x 41 cm
Object Type
Music and Sound