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Drum

Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Large drum made from hollowed gum tree

Large drum made from hollowed gum tree

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Musical drums
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Vernon Graham
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Drum

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Papuan Official collection
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Musical drums
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Drum

Drum

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Drum

Drum

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr A P. Lyons
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1913
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Drum

Drum

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Wilfred N. Beaver
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1915
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Drum

Drum

Papuan Official collection
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Musical drums
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr A P. Lyons
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1914
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Drum

Drum

Papuan Official collection
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Musical drums
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Drum

Drum

Papuan Official collection
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Musical drums
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr S D. Burrows
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1914
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Drum

Drum

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Wooden drum

Wooden drum

Regina Wagner collection
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Musical drums
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Saibai Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Allson E. Tabuai
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1982
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War drum

War drum

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1919
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Drum

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Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr A P. Lyons
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1914
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Drum

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Papuan Official collection
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Musical drums
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1907
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Drum

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr S D. Burrows
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1914
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Hollow log drum made from gum tree

Hollow log drum made from gum tree

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Musical drums
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Vernon Graham
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Waisted tubular drum

Waisted tubular drum

Solomon and Josephine Ahmat collection
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Drum

Drum

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1919
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Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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Large drum made from hollowed gum tree with stretched tanned kangaroo skin across top

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Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Vernon Graham
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Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Wooden hollow musical drum

Wooden hollow musical drum

Pastor Kenneth Freeman collection
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Cylindrical carved wooden drum collected in the Bamu River district of British New Guinea in 1901

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Viscount Elibank collection
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Musical drums
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Bamu River district, Papuan Gulf, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A H. Jiear
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1901
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Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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1923
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Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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1923
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Large cylindrical carved wooden drum, presented to Victor and Beth Carell by the Government of the Cook Islands in 1969

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Musical drums
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Mangaia Island, Cook Islands
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Mr Victor Carell
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1969
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Drum

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir Hubert Murray
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1927
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Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Drum

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Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Drum

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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Bamboo drum with a separate bamboo tounge

Bamboo drum with a separate bamboo tounge

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Musical drums
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Angoram, Sepik, Papua New Guinea
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Mr Victor Carell
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1978
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1907
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Drum

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Edmund Milne collection
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Musical drums
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Drum

Drum

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1907
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Drum

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1919
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Drum

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Drum

Drum

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1919
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Painted bamboo drum with two drum sticks

Painted bamboo drum with two drum sticks

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Musical drums
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Murray (Mer) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Lena Passi
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1987
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Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr A P. Lyons
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1914
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Drum

Australian Institute of Anatomy Pacific Island unsourced collection
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Musical drums
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East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Carved wooden kundu, used by Beth Dean as an accompaniment concert demonstrations around the world

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Musical drums
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Aitape, West Sepik, Papua New Guinea
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Mr Victor Carell
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1955
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Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Drum

Drum

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Wooden drum with snake skin

Wooden drum with snake skin

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Musical drums
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Painted bamboo drum

Painted bamboo drum

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Musical drums
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Murray (Mer) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Lena Passi
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1987
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Wooden drum with snake skin

Wooden drum with snake skin

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Musical drums
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Drum

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Hollow log drum made from gum tree

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Musical drums
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Vernon Graham
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Cylindrical drum

Cylindrical drum

Drums of Mer Dance Group collection
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Musical drums
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Murray (Mer) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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National Museum of Australia
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1993
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Small sized drum made from hollowed gum tree

Small sized drum made from hollowed gum tree

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Musical drums
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Vernon Graham
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Papuan Official collection
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Drum

Drum

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Drum

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Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Drum

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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Small drum made from hollowed gum tree with stretched tanned...

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Vernon Graham
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