VINTAGE MEXICAN AZTEC MUSICAL INSTRUMENT - C. 1920's

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  • Sold Date: Jun 04,2008
  • Channel: Online Auction

VINTAGE MEXICAN AZTEC INSTRUMENT - A TEPONAZTLI C. 1920 / 1930

VINTAGE MEXICAN FOLK ART - CARVED WOODEN AZTEC INSTRUMENT "TEPONAZTLI" - 2-TONE DRUM

20" X 7" X 7"

THIS IS A 2-TONE SLIT DRUM, CARVED IN THE SHAPE OF A "DEVIL DOG" OR A "CHUPACABRA" GOAT SUCKER. IT IS A RARE CONVERSATION PIECE OF MEXICAN FOLK ART. THIS DRUM WAS PLAYED BY STRIKING THE 2 TOP SLITS WITH A WOOD MALLET. IT IS ESTIMATED THAT HIS WAS CARVED IN THE 1920'S OR 1930'S.

EXCELLENT CONDITION.

THIS ITEM IS GUARANTEED TO BE AUTHENTIC AND IS SOLD AS IS.

NOTE:The item pictured is the actual one you will receive.

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