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Telefomin Area drums New Guinea



New Guinea, Sandaun province, Telefomin Area, Mountain-Ok people
Carved from a single piece of light wood, it features deep and bold traditional motifs on its base in black, white and red.
The skin on the drumhead is glued to the body of the drum.
Age and use having acquired a rich warm honey color patina.
object name: ot / wos
wood skin pigment fiber
80cm/95cm/107cm
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