Drum

African, Ghana, Asante peoples
Early to mid-20th century


Dimensions

Overall: 101.6 x 71.1 cm (40 x 28 in.)

Accession Number

2005.1275

Medium or Technique

Wood, pigment, and goat skin

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments

Provenance

1968, purchased in Kumasi, Ghana by Carolyn and Eli Newberger, Boston; 2005, year-end gift of Carolyn and Eli Newberger to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 25, 2006)

Credit Line

Gift of Eli and Carolyn Newberger