Western Great Lakes Hide Drum and Beater, From the Collection of Robert Jerich, Illinois

octagonal frame, possibly made from the recycle of dresser drawers; top made of buffalo hide, diameter 13.5 in.; with a drum beater; handle marked Sioux Drum Stick, length 20.5 in.
fourth quarter 19th century

Provenance:ex Ted Trotta and Anna Bono, New York; From the Collection of Robert Jerich, Illinois

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
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