"Is the goat skin untreated and was it taken from a goat's spine? How heavy is the 10 inch diamenter head please?"
Classical Hand Carved Professional Level Djembe Drum (Indonesia)
ITEM#: 14769557This professional level djembe drum is built for intermediate to experienced drummers. It has been engineered to produce incredible djembe tones with deep bass and crisp slaps.
- Natural matte finish with hand carved traditional design in the base of the drum
- High quality rope that has been applied professionally to allow for optimal tuning
- Hand selected authentic goatskin head
- 3 ring system at the head for more stable tuning and elimination of skin slippage
- Lateral groove/rough surfaced carvings on interior bowl to reduce overtones
- Made of legally harvested, environmentally sustainable mahogany wood
- Sizes: 10-inch head x 20 inches tall, medium 12-inch head x 24 inches tall, large 13.5 inch head x 25.5 inches tall
Story Behind the Art:
The artisans of Bali, Indonesia are skilled masters in the art of carving wood and ceramics. Both are unique talents that have been handed down through the generations. Making handicrafts, hand-carved furniture, musical instruments and home decor is the livelihood of the Indonesian artisans and they take incredible pride in their work. They're perfectionists at what they do and love to share their gift for all to enjoy. The artisans that have created these instruments are specialists in both the design detail and musicality. Each one is handcrafted with intricate designs and patterns to give each instrument a unique look and feel.
The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen.
|Dimensions||20 in. H x 10 in. W x 10 in. L|
|Country of Origin||Indonesia|
Vintage Burst Crate Box Cajon Drum (Indonesia)
Compact Box Didgeridoo (Indonesia)
Kenyan Kalimba Thumb Piano (Kenya)
Mahogany Spiral Didgeridoo (Indonesia)
Handmade Black Bamboo Didgeridoo Musical Instrument (Indonesia)
Durable Indonesian Ocean Surf Drum Hand-crafted by Bali Artisans
Hand-painted Aborigine Design 16-inch Drum (Indonesia)
Set of 2 Pairs of Pink Hand Painted Wooden Egg Shakers (Indonesia)
Questions & Answers
This is a professional level djembe which means that it has a high quality goatskin drum head. The skin for this drum is taken from the spine of the goat. The skin is fumigated but it is not bleached. This ensures that the skin has the natural color of the goat and maintains its thickness. The 10" drum weighs between 11-13 pounds. Since each one is hand carved, the weights vary slightly between each drum.
Shopping Tips & Inspiration
FAQs about Percussion Instruments
FAQs about Percussion Instruments from Overstock.com. Our guides provide customers with answers to frequently asked questions about percussion instruments.
Best Musical Instruments for Children
Best Musical Instruments for Children from Overstock.com. You have many reasons for wanting to buy your child a musical instrument, but which musical instrument is best for your child?
Best Gift Ideas for Wives
The best gift ideas for wives are unexpected luxuries. Shop and save money on the best gifts for wives at Overstock.com
Christmas Gifts for Women
If you're looking for a Christmas gift for any of the women on your holiday list, look no further. Check out these great ideas that are sure to please even the pickiest recipient.
5 Fun Easter Recipes
5 Fun Easter Recipes from Overstock.com. Try these simple recipes for Easter or any time you want to cook up something special.
Shopping for Gifts - What Leos Want
Shopping for Gifts: What Leos Want from Overstock.com. Be sure to check this guide before you buy a gift for the Leo in your life.
5 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day
5 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day from Overstock.com. Earth Day is April 22. Here are five ways to celebrate and help take care of the planet.
Top 5 Father's Day Gifts for New Dads
Top 5 Father's Day Gifts for New Dads from Overstock.com. A first Father's Day is a special one, so be sure you give Dad a gift that counts.
Best Mother's Day Gifts for Young Moms
Best Mother's Day Gifts for Young Moms from Overstock.com. Here are the gifts that hip, young mothers will love getting.
Zodiac Facts - Gemini
Zodiac Facts: Gemini from Overstock.com. Once you learn a few facts about people born under the sign of Gemini, it will be easy to shop for birthday gifts for them.
Shipping & Returns
Our standard shipping method is ground shipping. We also offer expedited shipping for most items. Your final
shipping cost and estimated delivery timeframe will be available at checkout.
Standard shipping details
Expedited shipping details
Standard Return Policy:
FINAL SALE EXCLUSION: Items marked as FINAL SALE are not returnable unless the problem you experience is the result of our error.