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Xylophone (Gilli-Gilli)

Artist/Maker: Hausa people (Nigeria)

Date: ca. 1960
Medium: gourd, ebony, wood, bushcow horn, hide, resin, beeswax, pigment, cotton and dye
Dimensions:
Overall (Gilli-Gilli): 30 1/8 × 19 3/8 × 7 3/4 in. (76.5 × 49.2 × 19.7 cm)
Overall (Stick B): 9 1/4 × 2 1/2 × 1 1/4 in. (23.5 × 6.4 × 3.2 cm)
Overall (Stick C): 8 3/8 × 2 5/8 × 1 5/8 in. (21.3 × 6.7 × 4.1 cm)
Classification: Musical Instruments
Credit Line: Gift of Professor and Mrs. Robert R. Ferens
Terms
Object number: 91.0103A-C
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