Arched harp (saùng-gauk)

mid-19th century


Object Place: Southern Burma

Dimensions

Length 81.0 cm, width 16.0 cm, height 66.0 cm (Length 31 7/8 in., width 6 5/16 in., height 26 in.)

Accession Number

1992.5

Medium or Technique

Padauk wood, sha wood, glass, deerskin, cotton cord

On View

Musical Instrument Gallery (Gallery 103D)

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Chordophones

Provenance

1992, sold by Tony Bingham, London, England, to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 22, 1992)

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund