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Kettle drum

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Provenance

By 2002, Baba Raymond Sylla, New York; 2002, sold by Sylla to Dwight B. Heath (b. 1930), Providence, Rhode Island; 2007, gift of Heath to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 31, 2007)

Credit Line

Gift of Dwight B. and Anna Cooper Heath in honor of Nova Heath Parsons

Amhara people, 20th century

Object Place

Ethiopia

Dimensions

Overall: 44 (incl. handle) x 34 x 22 cm (17 5/16 x 13 3/8 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2007.1009

Medium or Technique

Wood, calfskin

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Membranophones