Drum (1) - Wood, Kangaroo skin - Kundu - Marind Anim - West-Papua (former Irian Jaya)

Description
Drum (1) - Wood, Kangaroo skin - Kundu - Marind Anim - West-Papua (former Irian Jaya)
1st half 20th century - Good condition, used with some signs of wear

Very rare, old hand drum of the Marind Anim on the south coast of West Papua. This piece was acquired during the Dutch colonial period and has a good patina from a long period of use and the old look which we love so much. Bought at auction. The hide is torn and no longer playable.

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Drum
Indigenous object name
Kundu
Ethnic group/ culture
Marind Anim
Region/ country
West-Papua (former Irian Jaya)
Material
Kangaroo skin, Wood
Period
1st half 20th century
Condition
Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
52×14.5×13 cm
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