Native American Ceremonial Drum Tables made from solid wood and genuine rawhide. All drum tables are collectible art signed by the artist, H.J. Nick.
Custom Coffee Tables
Coffee Table - Living Room Tables as shown: Exotic cedar wood with medium distress and rawhide top and bottom. This custom coffee tables is exquisitely styled to resemble a traditional Native American drum. This is another example of artist HJ Nick's custom designs. The stylized custom coffee table fits perfectly with a variety of sofa or living room configurations. Made from durable air dried cedar, the solid wood top and bottom provide strength for any home application. Authentic, hand stretched rawhide is laced and secured in place to complete a strikingly genuine look and feel. Order this custom coffee table in any size for your home or office.
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Built the old fashioned way "when everything made in America was built to last forever" and craftsmen were proud to sign their work.
Coffee Table - Arapaho Ceremonial Drum Rawhide Top/Bottom - Over Solid Wood Structure - We Build In Original Craft, Not Reproduction Made In The Same Hand And Materials As The Original - Solid Natural Air Dried Solid Cedar Cypress (renewable resource timber) (not kiln force dried) - Designed From The Historic Record - Hand Hewn, Mortise And Tenon Joined (means master crafted no fast process) - All Species Of Wood Are Available - Structural Frames Using Solid Full Length Timber (no fake laminates, scarf joints or glued up parts, no veneers - no glue ups - no bolt ons) - Master Craftsmanship That Ensures Your Furnishing Will Stand The Test Of Time - A True Family Heirloom And Valuable Future Antiquity - All Carvings Hand Carved By Our Master Carvers (no cnc, faux casted resin carving or gang carving) - Fine Art 10 Process Hand Rubbed Finished To World Class Antique Collectors Standards (no spray on faux fast paint jobs) - Best Fabrics - Top Grain Leathers (processed American tanneries only) - Guaranteed Forever - Backed By Our Over Nine Decades Of Fine Craftsmanship Since 1913.
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Scottsdale Art Factory, an American manufacturer of custom wood furniture, gates, and doors based in Scottsdale, Arizona, and Designs by H.J. Nick, have been designing and building some of the world's finest furnishings all hand crafted in America since 1913. Most of our clients want a furnishing that has a big WOW factor and timeless elegance. They all want investment value furnishings that makes a proper statement reflecting their personality, or the personality of the environment for which the designer custom furnishings are intended. Our master level craftsmanship ensures your custom wrought iron gates and furnishings will stand the test of time, and are Guaranteed Forever, back by our over a century of fine craftsmanship. Call us to discuss your custom coffee tables at 1-800-292-0008.
Historical Origin And Design Inspiration
Music and history are tightly interwoven in Native American life. A tribe's history is constantly told and retold through music, which keeps alive an oral narrative of history. These historical narratives vary widely from tribe to tribe, and are an integral part of tribal identity. However, their historical authenticity cannot be verified; aside from supposition and some archaeological evidence, the earliest documentation of Native American music came with the arrival of European explorers. Musical instruments and pictographs depicting music and dance have been dated as far back as the 7th century.
Bruno Nettl refers to the style of the Great Basin area as the oldest style and common throughout the entire continent before Mesoamerica but continued only in the Great Basin and in the lullaby, gambling, and tale genres around the continent. A style featuring relaxed vocal technique and the rise may have originated in Mesoamerican Mexico and spread northward, particularly into the California-Yuman and Eastern music areas. According to Nettl, these styles also feature "relative" rhythmic simplicity in drumming and percussion, with isometric material and pentatonic scales in the singing, and motives created from shorter sections into longer ones.
While this process occurred, three Asian styles may have influenced North American music across the Bering Strait, all featuring pulsating vocal technique and possibly evident in recent Paleo-Siberian tribes such as Chuckchee, Yukaghir, Koryak. Also, these may have influenced the Plains-Pueblo, Athabascan, and Inuit-Northwest Coast areas. According to Nettl, the boundary between these southward and the above northward influences are the areas of greatest musical complexity: the Northwest Coast, Pueblo music, and Navajo music.
Evidence of influences between the Northwest Coast and Mexico are indicated, for example, by bird-shaped whistles. The Plains-Pueblo area has influenced and continues to influence the surrounding cultures, with contemporary musicians of all tribes learning Plains-Pueblo influenced pantribal genres such as Peyote songs.
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Built The Old Fashioned Way "When Everything Made In America Was Built To Last Forever"
And Craftsmen Were Proud To Sign Their Work
Scottsdale Art Factory, an American manufacturer of handmade custom tables and furniture, doors, and gates based in Scottsdale, Arizona, and Designs by H.J. Nick, have been designing and building some of the world's finest furnishings all hand crafted in America since 1913. Most of our clients want a furnishing that has a big WOW factor and timeless elegance. They all want investment value furnishings that makes a proper statement reflecting their personality, or the personality of the environment for which the designer custom furnishings are intended. Our master level craftsmanship ensures your custom wood door and furnishings will stand the test of time, and all custom doors and furnishings are Guaranteed Forever, back by our over a century of fine craftsmanship. Call us to discuss your custom bedroom furniture design ideas 1-800-292-0008.