Bāyā̃ ("left"-hand drum of tabla set)

Alternative Title

Bayan

Instrument

Kettledrum

Instrument Family

Percussion

Place Made

Asia; India

Date Made

Mid 19th century or earlier

Description

Technical description: Pottery bowl shell, glazed; head bound to rope and tensioned by leather thongs. Head diameter 203; base diameter 63.

Notes

p.r. cooke, 1997.

Measurements

245.

Collection

MIMEd; Reid Collection

Accession Number

745