Suona, Oboe


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Suona, Oboe   (1941.02.0004)
  1. Communication T&E
  2. :
  3. Musical T&E
  4. :
  5. Musical Instruments
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Late Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), 1900-1911
Culture Chinese

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 26.2 cm
Dimension 2 (Diameter) 8.7 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight 65 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Plant--Wood, Metal--Brass
Manufacturing Processes Carved, Forging, Soldering, Incising, Piercing
Munsell Color Information Dark Brown (5YR 2/4 ) -ns Moderate Olive Brown ( 2.5Y 3/2) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

WHM Library: Musical Instruments of the World. Hsu, Dolores m. The Henry Eichheim Collection of Oriental Instruments. Santa Barbara, University of California: p. 46.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Courtesy of E. G. Young
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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