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Genuine Traditional Djembe Drum Hand Crafted in Ghana, "Dance Together"

Enjoy the rhythms of West Africa with friends with this authentic djembe drum... more

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Enjoy the rhythms of West Africa with friends with this authentic djembe drum from Ghana. Awudu Saaed handcrafts this black djembe with tweneboa wood for the main body, and leather for the drum head which is secured with iron rods. The lower part features black dots with applications of clay for an aged appearance. Featuring a strap of cotton twine, the drum is painted by hand and tuned for beginners. In the Bambara language, djembe means "Everyone gather together in peace."

  • 1.08 kgs
  • 2.4 lbs
  • 26.5 cm H x 19 cm W x 19 cm D
  • 10.5" H x 7.5" W x 7.5" D

  • Tweneboa wood, leather, iron rod, cotton twine
  • Instrument Rating: Beginner quality, intended for casual use
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africa
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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Awudu Saaed has received 6 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $200 and the most recent for $800. Proceeds were used to stock up on the raw materials he uses for his masks, vases and decor items.

This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.

This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.

Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.

This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.

This artist supports children under the age of 18.

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3 Testimonials for Awudu Saaed

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LA FRANCE

The mask is just a lovely piece of art.
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Jane Jarboe

This stunning mask is displayed in a place of honor in my home. We love it.

Deb

Woodstock, Vermont. USA

I just received the Rhinoceros Vision carving. Very beautifully done, stunning. I love the creativity, artisanship and the homage to the rhinoceros....which I, too, feel is a fabulous critter. I will proudly display this in a most prominent place in my home. Thank you
 
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