Taos Drum


Item Number: DR 378
Pueblo: Taos Pueblo
Artist: Unknown
Medium: Wood and rawhide
Age: Circa 1980s
Dimensions: 12″ x 8″


SKU: DR 378 Categories: , ,


This is a tight and well constructed drum with nice tonal qualities. Almost synonymous with American Indian music is the rawhide drum. This drum is hand-made from wood native to Northern New Mexico (cottonwood, aspen or pine) and hand processed natural rawhide. The drum has been stretched and secured with rawhide lacing, an art passed down through generations. A drumstick is included with the drum.

Condition: Excellent- original condition
Provenance: Acquired from a gentleman in New Mexico.

Additional information

Weight 66 oz