Trommel - Hout, Leder - Shoowa-Kuba - DR Congo

Omschrijving
Trommel - Hout, Leder - Shoowa-Kuba - DR Congo
Midden 20e eeuw - Goede staat, gebruikt met enige tekenen van slijtage

Authentic Shoowa-Kuba drum with great signs of use and age. The leather head is still in tact and makes a flat sound. Stylistic Shoowa-Kub drum with a great patina of age.

Drums are among the most important art forms in Africa, used both as a musical instrument and as a work of sculpture significant in many ceremonial functions, including dance, rituals, story-telling and communication of messages.

Similar item can be found in the MET Museum in New York: https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/506870

Provenance: former private collection from Belgium. Collected in the period 1953 - 1959 (More details provided to buyer).
Sold with a certificate of authenticity.

Shipping within 24 hours after the payment is received. Tracking number will be provided. Signature upon delivery. Fully insured.
May as well be viewed and picked up at the Asian African Art Gallery in Vessem (NL).

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Kavelgegevens
Object
Trommel
Etnische groep / cultuur
Shoowa-Kuba
Regio / land
DR Congo
Materiaal
Hout, Leder
Periode
Midden 20e eeuw
Staat
Goede staat, gebruikt met enige tekenen van slijtage
Verkocht met standaard
Nee
Afmetingen
75×38×26 cm
Gewicht
5000 g
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