MINIATURE TAMBOURIN of PROVENCE
Miniature tambourin of Provence made in 1948 by CHARASSE in Provence (France).
Barrel of wwod decorated with linear and undulated stringings.
Strap in canvac covered with red velvet.
Steel strap rings.
Ten leather sliding loops.
Steel brace rings painted in red, with brass buttons painted in white.
Steel skin rings.
Signed, dated and numbered internally : N° 12
17 X bre 1948
Dated and signed text in language of Provence on the upper skin :
Que sèmpre à voste entour
Lou galai tambourin
Timbéu de bono ........(illisible)
Mete cadun en-trin'
17 Xbre 1948
Hight : 340 mm
Diameter : 175 mm
With a drum stick (masseto) in rosewood an ebony.
Length :243 mm