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Violin and bow with sun designs

  • Violin and bow with sun designs
  • Violin and bow with sun designs
  • Violin and bow with sun designs
Smithsonian Museum
National Museum of the American Indian
Collection History
Collected in 1923 by Edward H. Davis (1862-1951, rancher and field agent for MAI) during fieldwork sponsored by MAI.
Date Created
1915-1923
Media/Materials
Wood, metal wire, paint, cordage, horsehair, tree pitch/gum
Techniques
Carved, bent, glued, tied
Dimensions
46 x 16 x 7.5 cm
Object Type
Music and Sound