Salyan District, Rapti Zone, Nepal
L.: 71.7 cm (28-3/16 in.) ;(Bell Diam.: ca. 24 cm (9-7/16 in.)
Aerophone-Lip Vibrated-trumpet / trombone
Gift of Krishna Man Manandhar, 1986
Not on view
The long conical trumpet is used singly or in pairs and may substitute for or play in contrast with the narsĩngā. Both instruments may join together to supply idiosyncratic fanfares. Collected in Salyān, Rāptī district, Nepal.
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