Bass Drum Case, used by Buddy Rich

Bass Drum Case, used by Buddy Rich

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This case was made by an unknown maker in the United States, early 1980s. It is a bass drum case, made of fiberboard with a canvas strap and metal fittings. This case is for a bass drum (Cat. #1988.0665.03) from a drumset used by Buddy Rich in 1983-1987. The case is stenciled:

BUDDY RICH
BAND

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
case
date made
early 1980s
user
Rich, Buddy
place made
United States
Physical Description
fiberboard (overall material)
strapping (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 19 1/4 in x 29 in x 29 1/2 in; 48.895 cm x 73.66 cm x 74.93 cm
ID Number
1988.0665.03.01
catalog number
1988.0665.03.01
accession number
1988.0665
Credit Line
Gift of Cathy and Marie Rich
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Percussion
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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