1896.30.1

Mouth organ.

Place details: SE ASIA. Myanmar (Burma) / Mekong district. Cultural Group: Akka Shan: Local Name: Unknown. Materials: Reed Plant / Gourd Plant / Bamboo Plant / Wax / ?. Processes: Perforated / ?. Dimensions: Max L = 1110 mm L [gourd air chamber] = 305 mm Diam [mouth hole] = 10 mm Field Collector: Henry George Ashworth Leveson When Collected: 1895 Other Owners: Henry George Ashworth Leveson PRM Source: Henry George Ashworth Leveson Acquired: Donated July 1896

KEYWORD: Musical Instrument / Free Reed / CLASS: Music / ?.MUSIC CLASS: 4. MUSIC NAME: Free reed mouth organ pipe 10.

Research notes: HGA Leveson is listed as "Officers in the Burma Commission" under "Deputy Commissioners, 3rd Grade" in The India List and India Office List for 1905 (p. 69) [Dan Hicks 7/3/2017]