Thighbone Trumpet

Thighbone Trumpet

Object name: Thighbone Trumpet
Accession no: 50.31.76
Type: Animal Remains; Music/sound; Religion
Culture: Tibetan
Artist/Maker: not recorded
Place made: Asia: Central Asia: Tibet [China]
Date made: 19th century
Materials: Human Bone Femur; Copper Alloy Metal; Animal Leather Skin; Cotton Textile Plant
Collector: Bell, Charles Alfred
Location: Item not currently on display