Mapex double tom drum stand used by Will Calhoun

Manufactured by
Mapex, founded 1989
Used by
Will Calhoun, American, born 1964
Subject of
Living Colour, American, founded 1984
Medium
metal
Dimensions
Collapsed: 15 × 7 × 4 in. (38.1 × 17.8 × 10.2 cm)
Type
stands (support furniture)
Date
2005
Description
A silver metal TH682 double tom holder and arm set played by Will Calhoun in performances with the band Living Colour. The stand had two mounting rods attached to a ball-and-pivot rotation mechanism. The main shaft of the mounting hardware extends to a metal fixture to which the mounting arms are attached. There are screws at the fixture joint and at the top of the mounting heads to make adjustments and extensions to the hardware. Raised lettering stamped into the metal in several places reads [MAPEX ®].
Topic
African American
Instrumentalists (Musicians)
Popular music
Rock and roll (Music)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Will Calhoun
Object number
2015.14.8
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification
Musical Instruments
Tools and Equipment-Audiovisual
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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