Single membrane wooden goblet drum. The bottom half is decorated with four carved pannels. Membrane secured by band of hide nailed around the rim [FC 15/9/2008]
Place details: AFRICA. Congo, Democratic Republic of. West shore of Lake Tanganyika. Local Name: Unknown. Materials: Wood Plant / Lizard Skin Reptile / Iron Metal / ?Animal Hide Skin / ?. Processes: Carved / Hollowed / Nailed / Decorated / Perforated / ?. Dimensions: Max H = 364 mm Diam of HEAD = 250 mm When Collected: By 1911 Acquired: Donated March 1911
KEYWORD: Musical Instrument / Goblet Drum / CLASS: Music / ?.MUSIC CLASS: 2. MUSIC NAME: Single membrane goblet drum.