Lot: 230

95th Tribal Art Auction


Cameroon, Fang

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Monika Edelmaier, Berlin, Germany H: 42.1 inch 1200 EUR
plus 23 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

wood, hide, rattan, cord, This high single-span standing drum has a slim and almost elegant design. It rests on a stool-like base. Tension ring and wedges are intact, only the covering shows a small defect.

Kubik, Gerhard et. al., Afrikanische Musikinstrumente, Berlin 2014, p. 156, ill. 125