Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Shānk

Date:
late 19th century
Geography:
India
Culture:
Indian
Medium:
Conch shell
Dimensions:
L. 5-1/2 in., W. 3-1/2 in.
Classification:
Aerophone-Lip Vibrated-trumpet / trombone
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.1444
Not on view
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown ; Charlotte E. Hume
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Historical Groups, Gallery 39. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1905, pg. 65.



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