Drum

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
2414
Item name
Drum 
Category
Sound
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Pacific > Papua New Guinea > Milne Bay Province > Kiriwina Goodenough District > Trobriand Islands
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1947 
Acquisition method
by Australian Board of Missions 
Dimensions
H: W: L: D: Circum:

Description

cylindrical drum of dark wood - reptile skin on one end. Engravings on the one long handle with dried grass attached.

Research notes

Exhibited in museum display no 1.

On loan to contexts and meanings gallery display 2004

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