DB12 Rare Bougainville Trumpet Kurudu Late 1800’s New Guinea


Item #                DB12

Description      A Very Rare Bougainville Trumpet late 19th Century, called ‘Kurudu’ in good condition. The mouth piece is formed from a coconut attached with natural wax to the body of the instrument. Nice markings at base using lime in carvings which has aged. Interestingly Bougainville is one of only a few areas in PNG that did not have Kundu Drums.

Size                      72cm * 10cm

Price                    USD$1250

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