Antique Manipuri Singing Bowl with two clear and harmonic overtones

8968 Antique Manipuri Singing Bowl with two clear and harmonic overtones

Thick Manipuri with clear but worn rim circles Deep hum overlain by two clear and harmonic overtones. The overtones sing nicely emerging and quieting. Sustain is very good, you can hear this bowl well past the recording. Soft rim play brings out the primary tone, lean into it and you get a clear, high volume long lasting overtone. The pulsing C#5 comes cleanly off the rim with wood. With overtones at C#5, C#6, D7, G7.

Bowl Type: 

Manipuri

Thickness: 

Average

Widest Diameter: 6 3/4 in
Height: 2 1/4 in
Bowl Size: 

Medium

Weight: 1 lbs = 454 grams
Rim Type: 

Thick with Circles


Artwork and etching state of preservation:
Exterior

Faint

Interior

Faint


Musical Note: 

F#

 

3

Low

Octave

Approximate Frequency: 

188

 Hz


Bowl Number: 8968
$210

In stock

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