Tambūra

Item

Title

Tambūra
instrument, string

Creator

Creator Unrecorded

Subject

Musical Instruments

Description

Stringed tambūra made from wood and leather. Long wooden neck curves upwards from the base of the instrument, which is a hollow bowl shape. Base of the bowl is covered in leather, which is stitched together and is decorative in effect. [FN/ON/FHM 2019]

Publisher

Making African Connections

Date

1800
1900

Type

PhysicalObject

Format

150 mm x 350 mm x 300 mm

Identifier

GGC247

Space/Place

Sudan

Rights

© Royal Engineers Museum

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