1894.27.250

Free reed mouth organ with 14 pipes in two rows and wooden air chamber towards the top of the organ. The pipes are decorated with some pieces of red felt. [FC 04/11/2008]

Place details: SE ASIA. Myanmar (Burma) / Myitta. Cultural Group: Pa-O (Taungthu Karen (Kayin))?: Karen: Kayin: Local Name: Pe-ba Materials: Wood Plant / Reed Plant / Bamboo Plant / Textile / Felt Wool Textile Animal / Resin Plant / ?. Processes: Turned / Perforated / Tied / Bound / ?. Dimensions: L = 1910 mm W = 140 mm Diam [mouth hole] = 10 mm Maker: Lao Shan, inventor Field Collector: J.L. Dempster When Collected: 1893 Other Owners: Richard Carnac Temple PRM Source: Richard Carnac Temple Acquired: Found unentered Donated 1894.5

KEYWORD: Musical instrument / Free Reed / Panpipes / CLASS: Music / ?.MUSIC CLASS: 4. MUSIC NAME: Free reed mouth organ.