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Ranasringa

Date:
ca. 1880
Geography:
Bengal, India
Culture:
Indian
Medium:
Metal, muslin
Dimensions:
Height: 14 in. (35.6 cm)
Classification:
Aerophone-Lip Vibrated-horn
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.161
Not on view
The Ranasringa is used in processions and for signaling.
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown ; Presented to donor by Sir Sourindro Mohun Tagore
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Asia, Gallery 27. 2. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1903, vol. II, pg. 58.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Gallery 27. 1. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1901, vol. I, pg. 58.

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. 113.



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