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Kaffir Musical Instruments. Harvey Brown Col. in Africa
  • D.M. Horkmans
  • Kaffir Musical Instruments. Harvey Brown Col. in Africa, circa 1920
  • Where object was made: Lawrence, Kansas, United States
  • glass lantern slide
  • Object Height/Width: 8.3 x 10.1 cm
    Object Height/Width: 3 1/4 x 4 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7962
Description

Glass lantern slide of four items in a white backdrop. From left to right, there is a set of metal rattles, a pair of large leg rattles made from seed pods, and a wooden thumb piano.

The objects pictured are 2007.0849 and 2007.0863.a,b. The thumb piano on the facing right is not in the SMA collection.