Shallow snare drum, possibly for military use, of European or North American construction, with a cylindrical, plain silver-coloured shell, metal counterhoops, 14-inch skin heads, and rod-tensioned with metal J-hooks and wing-nut rods (six in total). There is a J-hook screw style snare strainer with wing-nut, made of iron alloy (snares missing).
Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum
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- Place of production:
Europe or North America (?)
- Hornbostel-Sachs classification:211.212.11 Individual double-skin cylindrical drums, one skin used for playing
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- Decorative elements:Counterhoops with pattern of red and white triangles.
- Hornbostel-Sachs category:211.212.11 Individual double-skin cylindrical drums, one skin used for playing
- Repository:Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum
- Measurements:Height: 212mm; Diameter: 360mm