1. Two Shamanic drums
Two Shamanic drums
West Nepal, Tamang- or Gurung-tribe, 19th century
The drum shells on both sides stretched with animal skin. The wooden handles carved in the form of a magical dagger (Phurbu).
L. 76.3 x Diam. 39.5 cm and L. 66.5 x Diam. 38.3 cm