Artist Fante, African
Title
  • Asafo Drum
Date between 1870 and 1910
Medium wood, animal hide, string, mirrors, and paint
Dimensions Overall: 44 3/4 × 32 1/4 × 15 inches (113.7 × 81.9 × 38.1 cm)
Credit Line Museum Purchase, Ralph Harman Booth Bequest Fund
Accession Number 2011.84
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Albert Nuamah (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
2011-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Quarcoopome, Nii. “Akan Wood Sculpture.” Bulletin of the DIA 91, 1/4 (2017): p. 97 (fig. 5.18a-d).