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Collection

Ok Om River, Sandaun Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Kundu (hand drum)
Place of origin
Ok Om RiverSandaun ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Hewa people
Media categories
Musical instrument, Ceremonial object
Materials used
carved and incised wood with snake skin membrane, deeply incised design, ochre and white pigment, rattan cane, plaited plant fibre band, 2-ply plant fibre string
Dimensions

97.0 x 12.5 x 12.0 cm:

0 - Whole; 97 cm; diameter at drum mouth (irreg.)

0 - Whole; 12.5 cm; diameter at drum head (irreg.)

0 - Whole; 12 cm

Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1978
Accession number
313.1978
Location
Not on display