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Side drum

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Inscription

Extensive printed label (see photo):

Provenance

Before 1993, William A. Reed, Abington, Massachusetts; by 1993, by inheritance to Donald W. Reed, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; 1993, gift of Reed to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 15, 1993)

Credit Line

Gift of the Reed Family

probably 1834

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Height 35.5 cm, diameter 42 cm (Height 14 in., diameter 16 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1993.900

Medium or Technique

Maple

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Membranophones