This is an African drum hand carved in the style of the Dan People of Ivory Coast. It has a rich dark patina, which makes the carved figures stand out. It stands 20 inches tall and weighs 8 pounds. Get this beautifully carved drum before its gone! There is some damage on the base of this piece and cracking, scuffing and wear and tear – please inspect photos.
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Ivory Coast (Côte d’Ivoire)
Wood, pigment, leather
Possible minor imperfections and wear & tear, including but not limited to scuffing, cracking and minimal chipping. Possible previous repairs. See photos or inquire for more details.
About the Dan People
The Dan are known for their superb woodwork. Masks are the single most paramount form of artwork created by the Dan, creating a bridge between the supernatural and physical worlds.
Read more about the Dan here.