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Śankh

Date: 19th century
Geography: Kerala State, India
Medium: Shell (Turbinella pyrum), brass, wax
Dimensions: L. of shell 42.5 cm (16 3/4 in.); L. of stand 14.5 cm (5 3/4 in.); H. of shell 14.7 cm (5 3/4 in.); H. of stand 6 cm (2 3/8 in.); Total H. 22.5 cm (8 7/8 in.)
Classification: Aerophone-Lip Vibrated-trumpet / trombone
Credit Line: Purchase, The Barrington Foundation Inc. Gift, 1986
Accession Number: 1986.12

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