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Stringed Instrument

Date:
late 19th century
Geography:
Madagascar?
Culture:
Malagasy
Medium:
Bamboo, fiber
Dimensions:
L. 2 ft. 4 in., Diam. of tube 2-3/4 in.
Classification:
Chordophone-Zither-plucked-tube
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.1490
Not on view
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown ; James Sibree
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. 17.



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