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Shaman's drum  (Music and Sound)  "1910-1930"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1910-1930

Materials:

Wood, rawhide, horsehair, paint, hide thong/babiche, wool yarn, metal buckle

Techniques:

Carved, stretched, laced, painted, woven, tied

Dimensions:

17.8 x 42 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Chilean Coast, Mapuche, Native Americans, South America, Southern South America

City:

Temuco

County:

Cautin Province

State:

Araucania Region IX

Country:

Chile

Collection History:

Collected in 1930 during the Thea Heye Chile Expedition, led by anthropologist Samuel K. Lothrop (1892-1965, MAI staff member) and sponsored by MAI and Thea (Mrs. George) Heye.

Source ID:

NMAI_187828

Catalog Number:

17/5797

Album Name:

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