Plucked Idiophone (Sanza)
Arts of Africa
late 19th or early 20th century
2 1/2 x 7 1/2 x 4 1/16 in. (6.4 x 19.1 x 10.3 cm) (show scale)
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Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund
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Plucked Idiophone (Sanza), late 19th or early 20th century. Wood, metal, 2 1/2 x 7 1/2 x 4 1/16 in. (6.4 x 19.1 x 10.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.893. Creative Commons-BY
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Plucked Idiophone made of wood. Resonating chamber is hollow and rectangular in shape round sounding hole is found on the posterior surface. The bridge on the anterior surface holds 9 metal keys. On hte proper left side there is a rectangular opening.
Condition: Wood is scratched on the posterior surface there is a water stain.
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