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Mbila

Date:
19th century
Geography:
Mozambique
Culture:
Chopi people
Medium:
Wood, leather, skin & twine
Dimensions:
L. 84.1 cm (33-1/8 in.); W. 62.5 cm 24-5/8 in.); D. 16 cm (6-5/16 in.)
Classification:
Idiophone-Struck-bar-wood
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.491
Not on view
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown ; [ W. D. Webster ]
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Historical Groups, Gallery 39. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1905, pg. 70.



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