Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Thumb Piano (Mbira)

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Angola
Culture:
Chokwe peoples
Medium:
Wood, iron, wire
Dimensions:
H. 4 1/4 x W. 7 1/2 x D. 1 in. (10.8 x 19.1 x 2.5 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Musical Instruments
Credit Line:
Gift of Drs. Noble and Jean Endicott, 1985
Accession Number:
1985.414.1
Not on view
Jean and Noble A. Endicott, New York, until 1985

Jordán, Manuel, ed. Chokwe! Art and Initiation among Chokwe and Related Peoples. Munich: Prestel-Verlag, 1998.

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