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Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Nagasvaram

Date:
20th century
Geography:
India
Culture:
Indian (south)
Medium:
Wood, cane
Dimensions:
31 × 3/8 × 6 in. (78.8 × 1 × 15.2 cm)
Classification:
Aerophone-Reed Vibrated-double reed
Credit Line:
Gift of Samuel and Luise Scripps, 1986
Accession Number:
1986.469.1
Not on view
Samuel and Luise Scripps
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