An image of Drum

Kasure's Grandfather

(Papua New Guinea  – )

Drum

Other titles:
Kundu (hand drum)
Location
Temporary exhibitions gallery
Place of origin
Goroka District, Eastern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
possibly Alekano people
Year
early 20th century
collected 1972
Media
Musical instrument, Ceremonial object
Medium
wood, carved and incised designs, animal skin membrane
Dimensions
56.5 x 16.0 x 14.0 cm :
0 - Whole; 56.5 cm (22 1/4"); diameter at drum mouth (irreg.)
0 - Whole; 16 cm (6 5/16"); diameter at drum head (irreg.)
0 - Whole; 14 cm (5 1/2")
Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
573.1979
Copyright
© the artist, under the endorsement of the Pacific Islands Museums Association's (PIMA) Code of Ethics