Chinese Festival Drum, 16"
Antique chinese festival drum. This drum has two leather heads featuring paintings of a dragon, and a phoenix on either side, representing prosperity and happiness. These drums were used to announce different occasions; such as large celebrations, victory in battle and or spiritual ritual. This drum has a painted white leather bound wood construction with metal nail edging. There is a hole in the leather head with the phoenix painting. Manufactured by Kee Wo Drum Maker in China. 16" diameter. This drum was acquired from Melody Haven Music Store in downtown Roanoke, VA. Weight: 5 lbs, 7H x 16D x 16W