Medium: Snakeskin, wood, copper wire, fiber
Dates:late 19th or early 20th century
Dimensions: 10 x 13 1/2 x 4 1/4 in. (25.4 x 34.3 x 10.8 cm)
Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H6, 4E
Accession Number: 22.869
Catalogue Description: Viol shaped wooden resonator covered with snake skin. Two round openings are found on the anterior surface of the resonator. The neck of the harp is undecorated and polished. 5 peg holes are found on the neck. Pegs are missing 1 broken copper wire still remains on resonator. Condition: Snake skin pieces separated, much of stiching is broken.