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Title

Kundu (hand drum)


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Place where the work was made

Ok Om River Sandaun Province Papua New Guinea


Cultural origin

Hewa people


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 (38 3/16")

0 - Whole, 12.5 cm, diameter at drum mouth (irreg.)

0 - Whole, 12 cm, diameter at drum head (irreg.)


Credit

Gift of Stan Moriarty 1978


Location

Not on display


Accession number

313.1978