1965.10.8 .1 B 1965.10.8 .2 B

[.1] Fiddle with horse hair string, animal skin cover and orange knitted strap [.2] Horse hair bow with iron shaft. [LKG 26/09/2008]

Place details: AFRICA. Nigeria / Cultural Group: Hausa: Local Name: Unknown. Materials: Gourd Plant / Wood Plant / Snake Skin Reptile / Horse Hair Animal / Iron Metal / Cowrie Shell / Wool Textile Animal / ?. Processes: Covered / Bound / Decorated / Woven / Knotted / Knitted / ?. Dimensions: Max L [of .1] = 630 mm Max W [of .1] = 225 mm Max H [of .1] = 120 mm Max Bow L [.2] = 495 mm Field Collector: Haruna Tive Hamo Sassoon When Collected: By 1965 Other Owners: Hamo Sassoon PRM Source: Hamo Sassoon Acquired: Purchased 1965

KEYWORD: Musical Instrument / Bowed Lute / Bow / CLASS: Music / ?.MUSIC CLASS: 3. MUSIC NAME: Fiddle.

Object description: [.1] Fiddle with horse hair string, animal skin cover and orange knitted strap [.2] Horse hair bow with iron shaft. Horse hair passed through a perforated coin and knotted into place. [LKG 26/09/2008]