Bass Drum - Inventory Number: MUS 088
Nice original bass drum manufactured in the 1860's . This example was shortened after the war and used by the "Keystone Cornet Band of Hoernerstown PA". Wonderful original Victorian black and gold paint on tattered head. A nice old ink inscription of the initials "JDP 1891". Drum measures 29 1/2" x 14". Affixed to the drum is its original neck sling from the late 1800's. Nice display piece with a long history.
Inventory Number: MUS 088