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Object Number: 60-9-1A
Current Location: Africa Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Zaire
Culture Area: Central Africa
Length: 83cm
Width: 30cm
Credit Line:Gift of Dorothy R. Gilbert, 1960


Slit wooden drum. Flat, rectangular base, slightly convex sides sloping in to the slit top; ends concave and expanding to top. Plaited fibre carrying strap from base to pierced lug on one end. Two drum -(b,c) sticks; wood with rather large bitumen head.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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