University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameDarabukke
Object Number:2014-13-19
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Sudan
Khartoum
Section:African
Materials:Bronze
Leather
Skin
Stone
Technique:Braided
Length: 28 cm
Width: 17.5 cm
Depth: 17.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Franklin Institute, 2014
Other Number:L-222-19 - Old Loan Number
M-132 - Seder Number

Description

Darabukke. Metal goblet drum with head fastened on by rawhide ligature laced through holes in edge of head and around band encircling drum. Braided leather carrying strap with 2 white stone (?) balls - 1 smashed. Poor Condition: strap detached, head broken and partially detached


You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org

© Penn Museum 2018 Sitemap | Contact | Copyright | Disclaimer | Privacy |