Papuan Gulf Drum

Papuan Gulf drum

Object Type: Kundu Drum

Locality: Orokolo Elema people Papuan Gulf

Artist: Unknown

Circa: 1930

Height: 95 cm

Description: This simple but elegant Papuan Gulf Drum is much larger than most. It has nice clean lines and a classic Crocodile Mouth.  It is in excellent condition with a nice dark chocolate patina.

Elegant form.

A similar example in Douglas Newton’s book the Art Styles of the Papuan Gulf

This drum does not have a stand

Price: $1800 AUD

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