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Bass guitar used by Robert "Kool" Bell of Kool & the Gang

Manufactured by:
Oasis Guitars, American  Search this
Used by:
Kool & the Gang, American, founded 1964  Search this
Robert "Kool" Bell, American, born 1950  Search this
Medium:
wood, brass (alloy), metal and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 46 1/2 × 13 7/8 × 3 in. (118.1 × 35.2 × 7.6 cm)
Type:
musical instruments
guitars
Place made:
Juliesse Avenue, Sacramento, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1976-1978
Topic:
African American  Search this
Disco (Music)  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Robert "Kool" Bell of Kool & The Gang
Object number:
2015.212ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Exhibition:
Musical Crossroads
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f3855c41-1a46-4651-92ff-e8d8553a93d5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.212ab
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