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Xylophone

Object Number:
29-59-95A
Current Location:
Africa Gallery
Culture:
Marimba
Provenience:
Angola
Culture Area:
Central Africa
Section:
African
Materials:
Wood
Gourd
Fiber
Description:
Xylophone: 16 wooden keys of graduated length laid flat on 15 gourds which act as resonators; the whole on a wooden framework.
Height:
15cm
Length:
78cm
Width:
44cm
Credit Line:
Purchased from Henry C. Mercer
Other Number:
151   -   Field No SF

Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Gallery (1982 - 1986)
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African Gallery (1987 - 1994)
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African Gallery ( Aug 1995)
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Bibliography:

[Book] Horne, Lee C. 1985. Introduction to the Collections of The University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 15
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