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Abner Stevens, Bass Drum, c.1807, Massachusetts


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This bass drum has red rims on an originally polychromed body which is now quite dark. The label address appears to say “…Lebanon Springs” and is dated 1807. It has been decorated with patterns in brass studs, which is typical for this maker, who is known to have worked in Hancock and Pittsfield. Measurements: head diameter: 23″, depth: 22.5″. Requires restoration.