<em>Plucked Idiophone (Sanza)</em>, 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 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.893_threequarter_PS5.jpg)

Plucked Idiophone (Sanza)

Medium: Wood, metal

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th or early 20th century

Dimensions: 2 1/2 x 7 1/2 x 4 1/16 in. (6.4 x 19.1 x 10.3 cm)


Accession Number: 22.893

Image: CUR.22.893_threequarter_PS5.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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 the 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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