End-blast rostellaria trumpet, sughosha. One of conches of the Pandavas, used in Religious ceremonies. Tip ground down, v. smooth, PD Tibia fusus - Linneus. (JM).
Place details: ASIA. India / Pakistan? / Bangladesh? / / Local Name: SUGHOSHA Materials: Shell / ?. Processes: Perforated / ?. Dimensions: Max L = 135 mm Max W = 55 mm Field Collector: ?Henry Balfour When Collected: By 1918 Other Owners: Henry Balfour Purchased 1918 PRM Source: Henry Balfour Acquired: Bequeathed 1939
KEYWORD: Musical Instrument / Trumpet / CLASS: Music / Religion / Ritual and Ceremonial / ?.MUSIC CLASS: 4. MUSIC NAME: trumpet.