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U994.4.37
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Kinde)
Date (Execution) : 20th Century
Geographical Origin : Southern; Lake Chad Chad
Cultural Group : Barma, Chad
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Medium / Material  : Wood; Skin, Goat; Metal
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Visual Description : Five-stringed arched harp of the barma people of southern chad. Resonator is of carved wood covered with goat skin with four holes in top, and a wood bridge to which is tied the metal wire strings. A curved wood handle, incised with decoration
Accession # : U994.4.37
Width (cm) : 51.00
Height (cm) : 37.00
Depth (cm) : 9.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Dr. Philip T. Young
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