Mangbetu Drum, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Lot 223W
Mangbetu Drum, Democratic Republic of the Congo
US$ 3,000 - 5,000
€2,200 - 3,600
Auction Details
Lot Details
Mangbetu Drum, Democratic Republic of the Congo
nedundu
width 32in (81.3cm)
Wood

Provenance:
Private European Collection

In the shape of a flattened bell, nedundu were used for various purposes, including announcing the arrival of an important person, the beginning of an event and for the use in dancing.
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  1. Fredric Backlar
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