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Native NameRebab
Object Number:97-19-1A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Minangkabau
Provenience: Padang Panjang
Sumatra
West Sumatra
Maker: Mr. Badatuddin
Date Made: Circa 1967
Early Date: 1962
Late Date: 1972
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Hide
Wood
Bamboo
Metal
Cotton
Length: 89.5 cm
Outside Diameter:28 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Akademi Seni Karawitan Indonesia, 1997

Description

Hide stretched over shallow round wooden body, secured with metal tacks. Small round sound hole in middle of back. Two strings of twisted cotton cord. Neck of wood and bamboo. Written on body: MILIK ASKI and MILIK ASKI 13-239-0600-1407.

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