DRUMS OF THE WORLD

Schouten Islands drum New Guinea

Schouten Islands drum New Guinea
The handle terminating in two ancestor faces with beak-like noses. The pattern made by deeply incised lines runs like a band around the middle part, and, from there out to the rim on each side,run two wider, tongue-shaped areas extending almost to the ends of the drum.
wood skin pigment
H: 52cm
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