Permanent Collection

Diviner’s Slit-Drum (mukoku ngoombu)

Title: Diviner’s Slit-Drum (mukoku ngoombu)
Dimensions: Drum: 13 3/4 x 2 7/8 x 3 in. (34.9 x 7.3 x 7.6 cm) Striker: H. 8 3/4 x Diam. 5/8 x in. (22.2 x 1.6 cm)
Medium: Wood and string
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Mace Neufeld
Object Number: GL.76.17.13

Culture: Yaka or Suku peoples, Dem. Republic of the Congo
Classification: Sculpture
Department: African