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Authentic African Djembe Drum with Kente Cloth, "African Kente"

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Beautiful and sonorous, this djembe drum exalts the beauty of Africa's renowned... more

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Beautiful and sonorous, this djembe drum exalts the beauty of Africa's renowned kente cloth. It comes from Daniel Asante's skill and imagination. The goatskin head is affixed by iron rings wrapped in cotton, and a macramé cord can be slung over the shoulder. The djembe originated in Benin, where it is used during voodoo rites, and has been introduced into neighboring countries. It is indispensable in contemporary reggae.

  • 1.63 kgs
  • 3.6 lbs
  • 41 cm H x 22 cm Diam.
  • 16.25" H x 8.75" Diam.

  • Tweneboa wood, 100% cotton kente cloth, goatskin, iron, nylon cords
  • Instrument Rating: Decorative quality, intended only as a conversation piece
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africaicon info
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18

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11/08/2019

"BEAUTIFUL!"

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For a smaller drum, this work of art has a deeper resonating sound. Dont be fooled by hits small stature! Tuned perfectly! :)

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01/27/2020

"beautiful drum"

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its perfectly designed and the right size for carrying.

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From the Past, African Wood Djembe Drum

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12/20/2019

"Perfect"

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I love Moon Shadow. It is very romantic, dream like and soft. It hangs in my livingroom along with a few Dreamcatchers . It looks fabulous.

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10/12/2019

"A Good Heart"

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This mask is stunning! Great quality!

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07/14/2019

"A Treasure"

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Unique, artful piece of detailed craftsmanship.

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From the Past, African Wood Djembe Drum

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11/27/2018

"The detail is stunning"

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I like to sit in another chair across the room and stare at this one. It?s simply an amazing piece of art that is great to sit on, they have withstood the teenaged football players test. I plan to purchase a few more from this artist.

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Daniel has two grandchildren in elementary school that he supports.

Daniel Asante has received 9 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $300 and the most recent for $600. Proceeds were used to invest in the purchase of wood, goatskin, polish, and sandpaper for production.

 
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