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ID number:  BIRRC-D0151(1-2)
Institution:  Research and Cultural Collections
Named collection:  Danford Collection of West African Art and Artefacts
Title / Object name:  Two thumb pianos
Object type:  Musical instrument
Culture:  Nigerian
Materials:  Wood and metal
Measurements:  (1) 22 x 10.5 cm (2) 22 x 10 cm
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(1) In wood with metal tongues and resonator box.
(2) As above: in dark wood with incised lozenge-shaped decoration.
Tribal provenance unconfirmed. Acquired in Nigeria between 1930/50.

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