Handcrafted by Sweet Medicine Drums this drum is made of stretched rawhide and strung in the traditional way using natural top grain rawhide. The drum features a silk screen design created by Lakota artist, Carl Winters.
The design of the Hunting Wolf Drum symbolizes the hunter, traveler and survivors in the cycle of creation. The wolf, sunkmanitu tanka was once plentiful across the four directions. This design was inspired by traditional beadwork and quillwork motifs found on historical paintings and animal hides.
This circular shaped drum measures 14-inches in diameter and is guaranteed not to chip, fade, and scratch or impair the drum's superb tone. The drum is portable and easy for a beginner to play; a perfect gift for all ages as an instrument or a beautiful wall hanging. The drum is signed by the artist.