Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Panpipes

Date:
late 19th century
Geography:
New Ireland, Bismarck Archipelago, Papua New Guinea
Culture:
Papua New Guinean (New Ireland)
Medium:
bamboo
Dimensions:
Longest pipe 8 in., Shortest 4 in. (L.C. says, "longest pipe 7-3/4 in.")
Classification:
Aerophone-Blow Hole-panpipe
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.1404
Not on view
Richard Heinrich Robert Parkinson ; 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. 42, ill.



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