POLYCHROME PAINT-DECORATED SNARE DRUM, CIRCA 1930
POLYCHROME PAINT-DECORATED SNARE DRUM, CIRCA 1930
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POLYCHROME PAINT-DECORATED SNARE DRUM, CIRCA 1930

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

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POLYCHROME PAINT-DECORATED SNARE DRUM, CIRCA 1930

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

Lot Details

Description

POLYCHROME PAINT-DECORATED SNARE DRUM, CIRCA 1930


inscribed THE KOLLEGE KIDS.

Height 11 ¾ in. by Diameter 15 ½ in.

Condition Report

Fine overall condition


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Saleroom Notice

Please note the provenance in the printed catalogue is incorrect. The correct provenance for this lot is Gemini Antiques, Oldwick, New Jersey.

Cataloguing

Provenance

Gemini Antiques, Oldwick, New Jersey

Catalogue Note

The Kollege Kids were a 1930's band and several other similarly decorated instruments have appears in the marketplaces, namely a violin and case at The RSL Auction Co., Whitehouse Station, New Jersey, March 7, 2015, lot 380, a banjo at Mosby & Co. Auctions, Frederick, Maryland, April 28, 2012, lot 260 and a megaphone at Uniques & Antiques, Inc., Aston, Pennsylvania, October 16, 2012, lot 534.

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