Tuesday 25 February 2014 by Yi Jiang. 4 comments
Education at the Memorial, News

What is it?

This is #6 in the Education team's Collection Detection series, where we aim to make collection items accessible for classroom use by looking closely at an object and the story behind it.

So examine the object above and tell us what you think it is in the comments. (For those in the know, maybe you can guess how it was used!) As usual we will post the answer and the full story next week.


Phillip Smith

German Side Drum

Geoff Andrew

It looks like a miltary side drum with the drum skin rolled up to the right.

Ron G

I'm thinking its a drum with a rolled up drum skin, but it looks like its made from a old anti tank mine.


It is drum