Pacific Islands

Asmat Tribal Drum Comments Off on Asmat Tribal Drum

Asmat Tribal Drum

The Asmat are a tribal group who inhabit parts of Papua, Indonesia, in the area formerly known as the Irian Jaya province of the Merauke regency on the island of New Guinea. The Asmat are sometimes known as...

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Pacific Islands Slit Drum Comments Off on Pacific Islands Slit Drum

Pacific Islands Slit Drum

(2002-10-02) Donated by the Celeste and Emil Richards Estate. Drums carved from a solid piece of wood, with a hollowed out center, are found as indigenous instruments throughout most of the world. The center...

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