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Karurie

Date:
late 19th century
Geography:
Borneo
Culture:
Bornean
Medium:
Bamboo and gourd
Dimensions:
(secondary measurement reads, Longest pipe 35.6 cm (14 in.), Shortest 15.2 cm (6 in.) 4 pipes - L. 15.2 cm (6 in.), Diam. 2.4 cm (5/16 in.) 2 pipes - L. 35.6 cm (14 in.), Diam. 1.1 cm (7/16 in.) 1-9 in. long 1--11-/12 in. long.
Classification:
Aerophone-Free Reed-mouth organ
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.810
Not on view
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Oceanica and America. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1913, vol. II, pg. 20, ill.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments of All Nations: I. Europe, Galleries 25 and 26, Central Cases of Galleries 27 and 28. Catalogue., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, vol. 13, pg. 113.



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