Antique Manipuri Singing Bowl with a complex wealth of textured sound

9784 Antique Manipuri Singing Bowl with a complex wealth of textured sound

Smooth worn Manipuri with rich brown patina. Once a nicely decorated bowl, what is left to see are faint circles on the outside. Resonant and complex this harmonious bowl delivers a wealth of textured sound. This bowl has so much going on! Excellent longevity. Excellent wood rim play, nice and smooth access to the full complexity of the soundscape. Wands tease out the next level highs. With overtones at F5, , .

Bowl Type: 

Manipuri

Thickness: 

Average

Widest Diameter: 5 1/2 in
Height: 1 3/4 in
Bowl Size: 

Small

Weight: 0.6 lbs = 266 grams
Rim Type: 

Plain


Artwork and etching state of preservation:
Exterior

Faint

Interior

Worn Smooth


Musical Note: 

B

 

3

Low

Octave

Approximate Frequency: 

242

 Hz


Bowl Number: 9784
$120

In stock

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