Antique Manipuri Singing Bowl with pulsing bass and singing overtones

9797 Antique Manipuri Singing Bowl with pulsing bass and singing overtones

Smooth Manipuri with consistent light patina. Slowly pulsing bass, a continual presence throughout the very good sustain complimented by singing overtones. This bowl is heavy for its size and the extra mass is put to good use. One place is on the rim. There is enough mass for leather to hold for bass then two layers of overtone with great power, wood then wand. With overtones at G#5, , , .

Bowl Type: 

Manipuri

Thickness: 

Average

Widest Diameter: 5 7/8 in
Height: 2 in
Bowl Size: 

Small

Weight: 0.8 lbs = 384 grams
Rim Type: 

Thick


Artwork and etching state of preservation:
Exterior

Faint

Interior

Worn Smooth


Musical Note: 

D

 

4

Middle

Octave

Approximate Frequency: 

289

 Hz


Bowl Number: 9797
$120

In stock

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