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Military side drum with three legs design

Date made: 19th century

Description: Musical instrument. This rope-tensioned wooden side drum with a calfskin skin head was possibly used by the Royal Manx Fencibles. It has white drum chords attached and is painted with a triskelion design.

Measurements: overall: 44 cm x 35 cm

Materials: animal skin, wood

Object name: drum

Collection: Social History Collection

ID Number: 1954-0986


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