Antique Manipuri Singing Bowl with a subtle bass and singing overtones

9152 Antique Manipuri Singing Bowl with a subtle bass and singing overtones

Large Manipuri with smoky dark patina and some exterior etching, The smooth interior attests to long use. Peaceful and solid soundscape with a subtle bass and singing overtones. Late in the ok sustain the first overtone is all that remains. Fine rim play as is often the case for a big worn Manipuri. The bass and first overtone can be played with leather, the overtone being easier and more powerful The two high overtones start with s a bit of roughness on the spin with a tiny wand, the sustain is clear. With overtones at B4, A#5, F#6. Solfeggio – 174 Hz.

Bowl Type: 

Manipuri

Thickness: 

Average

Widest Diameter: 8 1/8 in
Height: 3 in
Bowl Size: 

Large

Weight: 1.6 lbs = 718 grams
Rim Type: 

Wide out


Artwork and etching state of preservation:
Exterior

Good

Interior

Worn Smooth

Features: 

Solfeggio


Musical Note: 

F

 

3

Low

Octave

Approximate Frequency: 

174

 Hz


Bowl Number: 9152
$475

In stock

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