1938.34.498

Jew's harp of bamboo; very slightly convex surface, wedge-shaped tongue, pointed upper end ending in knob, lower end split. Without string.

Place details: ASIA. Bangladesh / Chittagong Hill Tracts. Cultural Group: Marma Local Name: Unknown. Materials: Bamboo Plant / ?. Processes: Split / ?. Dimensions: Max L = 140 mm Field Collector: ?James Philip Mills When Collected: By 1927 Other Owners: Loaned to Henry Balfour from James Philip Mills, 1927 PRM Source: Henry Balfour Acquired: Bequeathed 1939

KEYWORD: Musical Instrument / Jews Harp / CLASS: Music / ?.MUSIC CLASS: 1. MUSIC NAME: Jew's harp.