The Melina wood is also known as the golden hardwood. 

Easy to carve, this wood offers a balanced tonal quality and great portability.

Amongst the wide range of hardwoods the Melina Family takes place in the softer end of the hardwoods.


This timber is also used to carve the big bass drums Dununba, Sangban and Kenkeni. 




Origin: Guinea

Wood: Melina

Skin: Thin Australian Goat

Diameter: 32cm - 12.75"

Height: 65cm - 25.5"

Weight: 8.4 KG


About the sound:
crisp sound and great projection.
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12.75" Guinea Djembe


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