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Castanets (clappers)

Date:
1580–1090 B.C.
Geography:
Egypt
Culture:
Egyptian
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
a) L. 4 5/3 x W. 1 5/16 in. (11.7 x 3.3 cm) 4-3/4 in.; b) L. 5 x 1 7/16 in. (12.7 x 3.6 cm)
Classification:
Idiophone-Concussion
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.1843
Not on view
Marking: In white ink "5839" - Webster inventory number.
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown ; W. D. Webster
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Europe. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1904, vol. I, pg. 255.



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