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Large Antique Manipuri Singing Bowl with active fluttering soundscape #9008

1. Best XL 1 Extra Large Very Low Mallet followed by L 6 single tap.
2. Rim Play: N103 Large Ringing Stick leather low then overtone followed by FP Tulipwood Wand

Large Manipuri worn almost smooth with even bright patina. Interior circles are still visible. The bowl is smooth to the touch, so worn that parts of the bottom are paper thin!

Active fluttering soundscape, both the deep fundamental and overtone. Fine longevity, premium harmony. The bowl is responsive, the soundscape changes with different mallets. The last few seconds of recording 1 have it played for the higher tones.

Fine rim play due to the smooth solid rim. Leather for bass, overtones with firmer technique. You can hear how the activity of the overtone steadies, Spectacular wand play with the next highs spinning easily to intensity with a tiny wand. A rare Low C Manipuri.. With overtones at F#4, F#5, D6.

Bowl Type: Manipuri
Thickness: Average
Widest Diameter: 8 3/8 in
Height: 2 3/4 in
Bowl Size: Large
Weight: 1.5 lbs = 661 grams
Rim Type: Plain
Artwork and etching state of preservation:
Exterior: Worn Smooth
Interior: Fair
Features: Premium
Musical Note: C3 Low Octave
Approximate Frequency: 132 Hz
Bowl Number: 9008

$525

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