Xylophone of dark wood with 15 bars, one bar missing and 14 gourd resonators. [MJD 17/11/2008]
Place details: AFRICA. Ghana / Local Name: Unknown. Materials: Wood Plant / Gourd Plant / Plant Fibre / Spider Membrane / String / Animal Leather Skin / Textile / ?. Processes: Carpentered / Perforated / Tied / Knotted / Twisted / ?. Dimensions: L = 838 mm Max W [longest bar] = 448 mm Field Collector: Anderson Bakewell When Collected: By 1987 Other Owners: Anderson Bakewell PRM Source: Anderson Bakewell Acquired: Donated 1987/10
KEYWORD: Musical instrument / Xylophone / CLASS: Music / Trade / ?.MUSIC CLASS: 1. MUSIC NAME: Xylophone.