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Harp

Native NameSaun
Object Number:2014-13-100
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Burma
Section:Asian
Materials:Wood
Membrane
Silk
Length: 79 cm
Width: 15.4 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Franklin Institute, 2014
Other Number:L-222-100 - Old Loan Number
C265 - Seder Number
6184.100 - Franklin Institute Number

Description

14 silk strings fastened to a longitudinal bar on the membrane covering the boat shaped body (black with gold rim). Strings are fastened to rolls of cord on curved neck of instrument. Four sound holes. Neck and string broken

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Four Thousand Years of Music (18 May 1950 - Apr 1958) View Objects in Exhibition

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