University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:81-11-69
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Gabon
Culture Area: Central Africa
Iconography:Human Face
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1981


Long rectangular wooden harp which has lost its neck. The body is covered with hide which is crudely tied on at the back with twine. The front of the body has two small sounding holes, one at either end, and a astraight row of seven tiny holes for the lost strings.

You may also be interested in these objects:

See a problem? Let us know

© Penn Museum 2018 Sitemap | Contact | Copyright | Disclaimer | Privacy |