Drum

African, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luba peoples
20th century


Dimensions

Height x diameter: 14 1/2 in., 25 in. (36.83 cm, 63.5 cm.)

Accession Number

2009.2634

Medium or Technique

Wood, reptile skin, nails, leather

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Contemporary Art, Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments

Provenance

Geneviève McMillan (b. 1922 - d. 2008), Cambridge, MA; 2008, to the Geneviève McMillan and Reba Stewart Foundation, Cambridge; 2009, gift of the Geneviève McMillan and Reba Stewart Foundation to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 17, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Geneviève McMillan in memory of Reba Stewart