1938.34.41

wooden double-membrane drum held in place by bracing cords [JID 3/1/2020]

Place details: AFRICA. Nigeria / Local Name: KALENGO Materials: Wood Plant / Animal Skin / ?. Processes: Hollowed / Tied / ?. Dimensions: Max L = 325 mm Max W = 70 mm Max H = 70 mm Field Collector: Unknown When Collected: By 1911 Other Owners: Purchased at Stevens Auction Rooms, 1911 PRM Source: Henry Balfour Acquired: Bequeathed 1939

KEYWORD: Musical Instrument / Waisted Drum / CLASS: Music / Writing / ?.MUSIC CLASS: 2. MUSIC NAME: Hourglass drum.