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Friction drum resonator [.1] of pottery, membrane of hide with attached string and coconut shell, when played the pot rests on the stick [.2] with the string passing through its forked end the stick rests on the coconut shell. With wooden a wooden plectrum [.3] and hand fret [.4]

Place details: ASIA. India. Malabar. Cultural Group: Luluvan Local Name: Unknown. Materials: Pottery / Animal Rawhide Skin / Coconut Husk Plant / Wood Plant / ?. Processes: Fire-Hardened / Perforated / ?. Dimensions: pot H = c 380 mm, head Diam = 100 mm, bar L = 924 mm When Collected: By 1903 Acquired: Donated April 1903

KEYWORD: Musical Instrument / Medical Accessory / Friction Drum / Striker / Plectrum / CLASS: Music / Ceremonial / Medicine / Pottery / ?.MUSIC CLASS: 2. MUSIC NAME: Friction drum.