Lamellaphone

Holo people
20th century


Object Place: Democratic Republic of the Congo

Dimensions

Overall: 31 x 12 x 13 cm (12 3/16 x 4 3/4 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2007.901

Medium or Technique

Wood, iron, gourd

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Musical Instruments

Classifications

Idiophones

Provenance

About 2002, sold by Boua Sylla, Providence, RI, to Dwight B. Heath, Providence; 2007, gift of Dwight B. Heath and Anna C. Heath to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 12, 2007)

NOTE: Provenance information was provided by the donor at the time of the gift, and has not been verified.

Credit Line

Gift of Dwight B. and Anna Cooper Heath in honor of Nova Heath Parsons