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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.

The name of the collector will be given to …

Be David Norden Buy African Antiques.  pro

Feedback score: 98.9%
Reviews given: 95
Member since: July 1, 2014
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    Belle représentation Baule, peu courante avec belle patine/Agréable.
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    lovviere April 18, 2018

  • Objet sympathique, ancien et … dégageant une odeur à vous faire tousser. Merci pour l'envoi rapide et le très bon contact.

    Rochettaz April 16, 2018

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    Metallicapimp April 10, 2018

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    tatiefraise007 April 9, 2018

  • Excellent seller, transaction went perfect as always. Highly recommended!

    alexander2404 March 4, 2018

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