Dimensions & materials
- Skin diameter : 33,5 cm
- Height : 73,5 cm
- Weight : 12,4 kg
- Kind of wood : Rosewood (gueni, hare, khadi, balafon wood) (Pterocarpus erinaceus)
A product of African craftsmen (Mali)
Conga for sale - Rosewood tumba conga drum
Solid, cut from a single piece of dense wood, this tumba is a conga drum of a rare quality.
The drumhead is mounted with wrought iron hoops and adjustable steel screws.
Rosewood (khadi, gueni) is the densest wood used in the fabrication of Malian djembes.
Widely appreciated in Burkina Faso for its acoustic qualities, it is also used in the fabrication of the keys for balafons (African xylophones).