Musical bow

  • 族群:Bunun
  • 類別:樂器
  • 尺寸:長70cm
  • 館藏編號:A010500
  • 館藏位置:2F Livelihoods Utensils and Dwellings10


The musical bow dates back to the Neolithic Age and is widely distributed around the world. The back of the bow is held in the mouth. The string of the bow is stretched with one hand and the other hand is used to pluck it. The vibration producing resonate sound in the mouth. In Taiwan, currently only the Bunun has preserved the playing of this instrument.