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Damaru

Date:
late 19th century
Geography:
India
Culture:
Indian
Medium:
wood, hide fiber
Dimensions:
H. 17.8 x Head Diam. 11.4cm (7 x 4 1/2in.)
Classification:
Membranophone-double-headed / waisted drum
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.2943
Not on view
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown ; Messrs. Gillander, Arbuthnot & Co.
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Historical Groups, Gallery 39. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1905, pg. 67.

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