Side drum

probably 1834
Distributed by Henry H. Prentiss (American, 1801–1860)


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Height 35.5 cm, diameter 42 cm (Height 14 in., diameter 16 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1993.900

Medium or Technique

Maple

Not On View

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Membranophones

Inscription

Extensive printed label (see photo):

Provenance

Before 1993, William A. Reed, Abington, Massachusetts; by 1993, by inheritance to Donald W. Reed, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; 1993, gift of Reed to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 15, 1993)

Credit Line

Gift of the Reed Family