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#14045 Antique Singing Bowl (Large)

#14045 Antique Singing Bowl (Large)

$ 1,250.00

  • Circa: 19th Century
  • Type: "High-wall"
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Master-quality® Tibetan Singing Bowl: 9″ Diameter; Fundamental tone: F# 92.4 Hz. (concert pitch); Rim tone: C# -2 Hz.;  Overtone: A -10 Hz.; Hand-forged, mixed-alloy bronze.

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Master-quality® Tibetan Singing Bowl: 9″ Diameter; Fundamental tone: F# 92.4 Hz. (concert pitch); Rim tone: C# -2 Hz.;  Overtone: A -10 Hz.; Hand-forged, mixed-alloy bronze.

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Description

Master-quality® Tibetan Singing Bowl:

  • 9″ Diameter;
  • XX-Thick;
  • Fundamental tone: F# 92.4 Hz. (concert pitch);
  • Rim tone: C# -2 Hz.;
  • Overtone: A -10 Hz.;
  • Hand-forged, mixed-alloy bronze;
  • Circa 18th Century;
  • Bowl type: “High-wall”

 

About the Sound Sample

First, you’ll hear the sound of the bowl struck on its upper outside edge with a thicker medium wool-padded mallet. Next, you’ll hear the rim tone played with the leather end of a 30mm leather-padded mallet. Lastly, you’ll hear the fundamental played with the leather end of the 40mm leather-padded “Fat Boy” mallet.

NOTE: The rim tone sustains for over 1.5 minutes, while the fundamental tone sustains for 1:15 minutes upon release of the playing mallet.

 

“High-wall” singing bowl

Called Jambati in the Himalayas, the High-wall type is the largest diameter variety of all the Tibetan singing bowls. They are highly prized for their deep basso profundo Om tones. Fundamental tones can range from the second to the third octave of a piano. The rim tones can spread into the fifth octave.

Package Includes:

  • Certificate of Authenticity hand-signed by Shakti.
  • Tibetan silk-brocade Singing Bowl Cushion (shown above) in your choice of Tibetan Red, Royal Blue, or Plum.
  • 3-piece Professional Mallet Set (a small Tibetan-wool padded gong mallet, a  30mm Himalayan hardwood wool-padded mallet, and a 40mm leather-padded “Fat Boy” mallet).
  • Tips and Information Brochure: historical information, general metallurgical analysis, how to hold the mallet, playing around the rim, and advanced techniques.

You will receive the exact bowl you see and hear on this page.

This Master-quality® singing bowl is amongst the finest caliber of singing bowls available in the world. Master-quality® means that these bowls have passed stringent tests for authentic antiquity, harmonic balance of sound, smoothness, and ease of playing, sound volume, and long sustain.

 

INTERNATIONAL ORDERS: All packages are insured and trackable via the internet for your protection. The buyer is responsible for all duties and taxes.

 

A signature is required for all orders valued at over $150.

Additional information

Weight 7 lbs
Dimensions 12 × 12 × 10 in
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