Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Bell

Period:
Pre-Columbian
Date:
200–1500?
Geography:
Peru?
Culture:
Peruvian
Medium:
Copper
Dimensions:
Overall: 5.2cm (2 1/16in.)
Classification:
Idiophone-Struck-bell-clapper
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.2050
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. 240.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Historical Groups, Gallery 39. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1905, pg. 8, ill.



Related Objects

Bell

Date: late 19th century Medium: Copper Accession: 89.4.3428 On view in:Not on view

Ghanti (bell)

Date: last half 19th century Medium: Brass Accession: 89.4.154 On view in:Not on view

Bell

Date: 1879 Medium: Bronze Accession: 89.4.1466 On view in:Not on view

Densho

Date: 19th century Medium: Leaded bronze (trace of antimony) Accession: 89.4.1803 On view in:Not on view

Rattle

Date: late 19th–early 20th century Medium: Laurel seeds, plant fiber, cord Accession: 89.4.3426 On view in:Not on view