Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Jew's Harp

Date:
late 19th century
Geography:
Bismarck Archipelago, New Ireland Province, Papua New Guinea
Culture:
Papua New Guinean (New Ireland)
Medium:
Bamboo
Dimensions:
9 in. x 1-1/4 in.
Classification:
Idiophone-Plucked / Depressed
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.1402
Not on view
Richard Heinrich Robert Parkinson ; Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Oceanica and America. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1913, vol. II, pg. 45.