Musical rasp

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Culture/People
Taíno [Puerto Rico]
Previous owner
William B. Kirk, Non-Indian
Donor
William B. Kirk, Non-Indian
Object Name
Musical rasp
Media/Materials
Gourd, cordage
Techniques
Cut, incised, tied
Object Type
Music and Sound
Native Term
güiro
Place
Puerto Rico
Archipelago
Greater Antilles
Island Name
Puerto Rico
Geographical Areas
Caribbean Islands (West Indies)
Date created
1950-1960
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of William B. Kirk (of New York City); donated to MAI by William B. Kirk in 1963.
Catalog Number
23/2323
Barcode
232323.000
See related items
Taíno [Puerto Rico]
Music and Sound
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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