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Green Decorative Djembe Drum Artisan Crafted in West Africa, "Green Invitation to Peace"

The Bambara people of Mali suggest the djembe drum gets its name from the... more

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The Bambara people of Mali suggest the djembe drum gets its name from the saying, Anke djé, anke bé which translates as "everyone gather together in peace" - thus defining the djembe's purpose. Christopher Nyasafo celebrates this legendary style of African drum with this decorative mini-djembe, in black and green. He hand-carves the goblet-like shape of the drum from tweneboah wood, and gives a weathered appearance to the leather drumhead, which is affixed with iron rings wrapped in cotton.

  • 0.84 kgs
  • 1.9 lbs
  • 25 cm H x 19 cm Diam.
  • 9.75" H x 7.5" Diam.

  • Tweneboa wood, goatskin, iron rods, cotton trim and nylon cord
  • 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 Ghanaicon info
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Jeanne

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04/04/2023

"Quality work of art by a gifted artisan."

This was bought as a housewarming gift. The recipient was visibly surprised and VERY pleased with the quality of this work of art.

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  • This was a gift for: Friend
  • Occasion: housewarming

Jeannette

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12/19/2022

"Colorful Mask"

The colors are warm and blend well with my decor. Adding this pop of color is amazing.

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Mask Brown Green Orange Yellow Round Owl

Best Uses

  • Wall Decor

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African Articification Gallery

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09/16/2022

"Great Addition to Motherland Collection"

This shield is of great quality. It will be a great addition to any collector of African artisan shop.

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Jill

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02/28/2022

"African mask"

Awesome mask! The workmanship is incredible! It just makes me happy every time I look at it! Highly recommend!

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Hannah

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12/14/2021

"Very fun mask for my collection."

This is a lovely mask. Earrings are a great touch! Looks terrific on my mask room wall.

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Julia

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08/25/2021

"BEautiful and unique addition to our collection !"

Made with Love ! Very original workmanship and design !

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Husband
  • Occasion: birthday

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