Object Place: England
Height 11.5 cm, diameter 28 cm (Height 4 1/2 in., diameter 11 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
A shallow wooden barrel with shellacked sides; two gaily painted wooden hoops laced with rope, with leather tags for tightening the two skin heads. Lower head has a snare.
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)
Leslie Lindsey Mason Collection