Drum body for an o-tsuzumi (hand-drum for Noh music)

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Historical period(s)
Muromachi or Momoyama period, late 16th century
Medium
Lacquered wood and gold powder (maki-emaki-e, nashiji)
Dimensions
H x W: 27.7 x 10.8 cm (10 7/8 x 4 1/4 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Purchase — funds provided by the James Smithson Society
Accession Number
F1980.197a-d
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Musical Instrument
Type

Drum

Keywords
Japan, Momoyama period (1573 - 1615), Muromachi period (1333 - 1573), Noh, sho, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Yanagi Shigehiko

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum