BAMUN OR KOM, CAMEROON, AFRICAN, WOOD, HIDE, IRON, CEREMONIAL DRUM 20TH C. H 40" W 20.5"
Dia 18.5", with Pair of Drumsticks, iron nails and wood, fabric impregnated with resin. Literature: "When Art Works, African Utilitarian Objects form the Faxon Collection", p. 21, plate 29. Published by Wayne State University. Provenance: Estate of Jack Faxon, Michigan Senator and creator of the Michigan Council for the Arts.
some splits to the grain and minor edgewear, overall in good antique condition