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Asante Djembe Drum Ghana

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Special Price $66.00 Regular Price $90.00
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Brand Unbranded
Type of Object Artifact
Country of Origin Ghana
People Djembe
Materials Wood, rope
Approximate Age 20th century
Height (in) 16
Width (in) 6
Depth (in) 6
Overall Condition Fair. Most of our pieces have spent decades on at least two continents, and have been treasured by several owners.
Damage/Repair Drum Barely Stands on his own. Chips on the bottom

A Djembe drum used to rhythm music and dances. Songs produce by a djembe drum can tell stories. You have to be initiated to the language of the djembe to understand the message. Such a drum is said to be a baby drum. It belongs to a family of drums including the father and the mother. Each drum has its specific sounds.