Shawm.

Alternative Title

Śahn?Ī.

Instrument

Shawm

Instrument Family

Wind

Place Made

Asia; India

Date Made

19th Century

Description

Technical description: Cylindrical wooden pipe widening to a conical bell; 8 finger-holes on top, thumb-hole at rear; bell diameter 72; length of staple 82.

Notes

p.r. cooke, 1993.

Measurements

507.

Provenance

Purchased with assistance from the Government's Local Museums Purchase Fund and the University's General Council Trust, 1983.

Collection

MIMEd; Glen Collection

Accession Number

393

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