Antique Manipuri Singing Bowl with beautifully fluttering overtone

8590 Antique Manipuri Singing Bowl with beautifully fluttering overtone

1. Best S 5 Small Medium Mallet followed by S 9 single tap.

Extra thick Manipuri with wide flared out rim and original patina. The bowl is very heavy for its size even though a significant amount of metal has worn away over the years. Exceptionally balanced soundscape with a high strike tone and clear overtones. It is the first overtone that defines the bowl it flutters at a wonderful pace and lasts throughout the excellent sustain. Not a stick bowl, despite the wear the rim faces too far out to allow wood to grab With overtones at C#6, C7, G#7.

Bowl Type: 

Manipuri

Thickness: 

Extra Thick

Widest Diameter: 5 5/8 in
Height: 1 7/8 in
Bowl Size: 

Small

Weight: 1 lbs = 433 grams
Rim Type: 

Thick with Lines

Rim Thickness: 

5/16"


Artwork and etching state of preservation:
Exterior

Fair

Interior

Faint

Features: 

Premium


Musical Note: 

G

 

4

Middle

Octave

Approximate Frequency: 

391

 Hz


Bowl Number: 8590
$195

In stock

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