Visual display of the Shoom, a Tall Kuba-Pyaang Drum

Shoom, a Tall Kuba-Pyaang Drum

  • May 1956
  • This tall, straight drum is the third in the usual battery and plays the basic underlying rhythm. It is 3-4 feet taller than the bulup and played standing up. The shhom drum is a sign of authority and the person standing beside it is a village title holder.

Details

Photographer
Vansina, Jan
Date
  • May 1956
Collection
Description of Originals
  • Black and white Photograph
  • Portrait
  • image/jpeg
Subjects
For Staff