Chinese Peking Drum Table

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This late 19th-early 20th century wooden drum was made by hand in Beijing, China. The hide top and bottom is finished with handmade iron nailheads. This drum would have originally been used in a procession or possibly as part of a Peking opera performance. The custom crafted steel legs reimagine the musical instrument as a storied and unique side table.
Details
Date of Manufacture
1900
Period
Early 20th Century
Materials and Techniques
Steel
Hide
Elm
Condition
Excellent
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
17.5 in. H
44 cm H
Diameter
14.5
Dealer Location
Chicago, IL
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU82006668973
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