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Bulup Drum - KUBA - D.R Congo

Lot reference 10300065
Bulup Drum - KUBA - D.R Congo

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Collected in 1910- 19th century- wood-shiny black patina-good condition-upper skin needs replacement.

A fine XIXth century Kuba drum.
H 85 cm
Wood -nice old shiny varnish patina. Fine carving.
Upper skin needs to be restored ( ask in music shop)

A KUBA ‘BULUP’ DRUM, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO Of elongated cylindrical shape slightly tapering towards the base, the percussion surface covered in animal skin ( needs to be replaced-see pictures ), the top finely carved with elaborated geometric patterns, with a handle in the shape of a stylised hand, 85cm high .

PROVENANCE : Collected in 1910 by a Belgian colonial. From a retired Belgian collector who had more than 70 Art objects mentioned in the Guy van Rijn Yale database of African art.
This is a unique occasion for you to get a genuine object in your house at very low starting prices.

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Feedback score: 98.8%
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    andreasrit January 18, 2018

  • Excellent seller as always. Highly recommended.

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