Wooden drum "Tifa" or "Kundu"

Ref : Asmat 61

Wooden drum Tifa or Kundu 1950's drum collected from the Baitopis clan in central Asmat near Agats, sculpted by Chief Bapia, head of the clan the drum  later property of his heir Faratepen who gave it to his unique child Yustina Bait from whom I acquired it in 2007.
Very thick black glossy patina from storage over the fire and use for decades.

Heigth : 110cm / 39.5 inch

Price: SOLD