mouth harp (Family of mouth plucked idiophones)

~ Percussion instrument

Description

Plucked by the mouth, it consists of a characteristically shaped frame with a metal or bamboo reed (tine). There are many variants around the world.

Relationships

subtypes (as mouth harp):aman khuur (mongolian mouth harp)
morsing (Indian mouth harp)
mukkuri (Ainu mouth harp)
rōria (Māori taonga pūoro mouth harp)
type of (as mouth harp):plucked idiophone
Wikidata (as mouth harp):Q185003 [info]
information page (as mouth harp):https://en.wikisource.org/wiki/1911_Encyclopædia_Britannica/Jew's_Harp [info]