1884.113.14

Zither made of reed stick and gourd resonator. Four strings held in notched stick tied with plant fibre. [MJD 3/11/2008]

Place details: AFRICA. Gabon. Ogooué River . Cultural Group: Fang Local Name: Unknown. Materials: Reed Plant / Gourd Plant / Plant Fibre / Lacquer Varnish / ?. Processes: Split / Bound / Notched / Tied / Perforated / Knotted / ?. Dimensions: L = 1561 mm When Collected: ?Prior to 1879 Acquired: Donated 1884 Other Numbers: 293 PR No.: 36/ 10010

KEYWORD: Musical Instrument / Zither / CLASS: Music / ?.MUSIC CLASS: 3. MUSIC NAME: Box Harp Zither.