Pandharpuri Tambura


Not on view

This beautiful nineteenth-century tambura is one of the best examples to be preserved from that period in a museum. It has a gourd body attached to a wood neck and belly. It is decorated with bone and ivory inlay and paintings of mythological figures in the South Indian Mysore style.

#Tambura demonstration by Benjamin Stewart, 2013.

Pandharpuri Tambura, Gourd, wood, bone, ivory, Indian

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