Drum (1) - Wood, animal skin, rattan - Nepal - Mid 20th century

Description
Drum (1) - Wood, animal skin, rattan - Nepal - Mid 20th century
Good condition, see description - 66×14×36 cm

Authentic Nepalese shamanic drum.
These drums were used by shamans on various occasions,
especially to fulfil their primary missions as healers and masters of religious ceremonies. The drum is part of shamans' instruments by means of which they fall into a trance; its sound and saturation being a key element to arrive there.

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Drum
Technique
Carved
Material
Wood, animal skin, rattan
Period
Mid 20th century
Region/ Country of origin
Nepal
Attribution
Original
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
66×14×36 cm
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