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Senufo Drum

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A hand-carved Senufo drum, retaining the original hide covering, with bas-relief figures of alligators, snakes and tortoises around the perimeter, on four skirted legs. Ivory Coast.

Details

  • Of the Period
  • Place of origin
  • Date of manufacture
    1940s
  • Dimensions

    H 40 in. x Dm 15 in.

    H 101.6 cm x Dm 38.1 cm

  • Diameter
    15 in. (38.1 cm)
  • Seller location
    New York, NY
  • Seller reference number
    No. 768.001
  • Reference number
    U1010048903310

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