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Tambourine

Native NameTar
Rikk
Object Number:AF139
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Culture Area: North Africa
Section:African
Materials:Brass
Mother-of-Pearl
Wood
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Technique:Inlaid
Carved
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Sarah (William D.) Frishmuth, 1900
Other Number:860 - Other Number

Description

Tar/Rikk inlaid with mother-of-pearl in shape of triangle. Eight metal disks. Wooden frame with hide covering. Diamond-shaped carving around edges.

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