Drum

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
40583
Item name
Drum 
Category
Sound
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Unrecorded  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Pacific > Papua New Guinea > East New Britain Province > Rabaul District > Rabaul
Map
Collector
Ms Kathleen Carman 
Acquisition date
April 17, 2012 
Acquisition method
Donated by Ms Kathleen Carman 
Raw material
Bamboo
Dimensions
H: 26 mm W: 180 mm L: D: 70 mm Circum:

Description

Lozenge shape tidir drum; cut at an angle down length of bamboo; smoothed edges; multiple linear scar marks on outside. Writing on reverse in biro pen TIDIR.

Research notes

Tidir bamboo percussion [40583] along with two sticks [40584 and 40585] were made by an unknown man in Rabaul and given to Kathleen Carman in 1982 [Kathleen Carman, 2012].

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