The Akan drum history homework By Louis Ingrouille 11.3.18
The Akan drum is made out of wood, fibre and even animal skin! The Akan drum was created from 1730-1745. The Akan drum came from West Africa somewhere in the Ghana region.
It is now located in Room 26 in the British museum. The Akan drum was found somewhere in the colony of Virginia in North America. The oldest African- American object in the British museum is the Akan drum!
The Akan drum is a reminder of the twelve million people from Africa that were transported around the Atlantic as part of the slave trade. Did you know the skin that the Akan drum is made of is deer skin!