Side drum

about 1800


Object Place: Belgium

Dimensions

Height 44 cm, diameter 45.5 cm (Height 17 5/16 in., diameter 17 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2020

Medium or Technique

Brass

Not On View

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Membranophones

Brass barrel, two skin heads held by wooden loops laced with cord braces and tightened with leather tags. Two snares below.

Provenance

Francis W. Galpin (1858-1945), Hatfield Regis, England; 1916, sold by Francis W. Galpin to William Lindsey (1858-1922), Boston, Massachusetts; 1916, gift of William Lindsey, in memory of his daughter, Leslie Lindsey Mason, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 5, 1916)

Credit Line

Leslie Lindsey Mason Collection