Jew's harp (susap)
Object Place: Papua New Guinea
Length 20.5 cm, width 2.9 cm (Length 8 1/16 in., width 1 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Cylindrical body of bamboo with cut-away tapered end. Two slender arms and central tongue. Etched herringbone designs on surface. Hole with old cord at wide end.
1984, sold by Douglas Deihl, Northampton, Massachusetts, to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 13, 1984)
Helen and Alice Colburn Fund