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Owned by:
Stanley Clarke, American, born 1951  Search this
Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
wood, metal and steel
Dimensions:
75 x 25 5/8 x 15 in. (190.5 x 65.1 x 38.1 cm)
Type:
double basses
musical instruments
Date:
late 20th century
Description:
Upright bass with four (4) strings. Scroll at top with black pegs, tuners, and tuning keys. Saddle at bottom made of black wood. Steel strings at bottom are strung with green fibers. Bass stands upright on an endpin.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Stanley Clarke
Object number:
2013.160.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b13cfdd4-e2b5-40c6-a9cc-2d0cc44a8fd9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.160.1