Double membrane frame drum. The convex wooden shell is painted black. The pigskin membranes are glued and nailed into position with lines of round-headed iron tacks below each rim and the edge cut straight immediately beneath. Three metal suspension rings are attached equidistantly around the waist, one with a cord attached, to which is tied a wooden beater (M6.12.65/26a).
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- Hornbostel-Sachs category:211.312 Double-skin frame drums without handle
- Repository:Horniman Museum and Gardens
- Measurements:overall: 110 x 284 mm