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date: 25 February 2020



Water drum of the Creek Indians of the southeastern USA. It was reportedly a large drum made from a pot or from a hollow log, enclosing water and with the opening covered by a hide head. Late 19th-century glossaries of Creek equate the term with alkasatúlga (‘drum’), from ...

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