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Drum and drumstick

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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of J. Ortega (possibly an Indian trader in New Mexico); purchased by George Heye from J. Ortega in 1917.
Culture/People
Cochiti Pueblo
Previous owner
J. Ortega, Non-Indian
Seller
J. Ortega, Non-Indian
Date created
1900-1915
Object Name
Drum and drumstick
Media/Materials
Cottonwood, rawhide, hide, hide thong/babiche, paint
Techniques
Painted, carved, stretched, laced
Object Type
Music and Sound
See related items
Cochiti Pueblo
Music and Sound
Place
Cochiti Pueblo, Cochiti Reservation; Sandoval County; New Mexico; USA
Catalog Number
6/455
Barcode
060455.000