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Civil War Era Child's Drum with Wooden Drumsticks
c. 1855-60s Civil War Era, Child's Drum with Wooden Drumsticks, Very Fine.
This actual working smaller sized Civil War Era Youth's Drum measures about 8" tall and 8.5" across in diameter. Made similar in style the larger military version, it has a wooden body, partially painted with two colorful red wooden bands with holes and cords for tensioning the drum heads, a stretched hide heads and leather tensioning loops. The 10.5" long drumsticks appear likely more modern replacements and one is slightly warped. We have located similar period examples confirming the dating of this still useable condition drum to the Civil War era.

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Civil War Era Child's Drum with Wooden Drumsticks

Estimate $300 - $400Dec 15, 2018