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Clappers

Period:
Pre-Columbian
Date:
19th century
Geography:
Lima, Peru
Culture:
Peruvian
Medium:
spondylus shells
Dimensions:
D. ±10.3 x Diam. ±10cm (4 1/16 x 3 15/16in.)
Classification:
Idiophone-Concussion
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.3434
Not on view
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown ; American Museum of Natural History
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Oceanica and America. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1913, vol. II, pg. 239.



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