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Selections from the William L. Bryant West Indies Collection: Musical Instruments

Paintings | Sculpture | Fiber Arts | Household Items | Musical Instruments | About the Collection

Please scroll down to view selected musical instruments from the William L. Bryant West Indies Collection. Images on this website may not be reproduced in any form without permission from the University of Central Florida Library, except as allowed under current copyright law.


Mosquito Drum

Wood, Tin and String
19 1/2" x 29 1/2"


Wood, Hide and Rope
19" x 7"

28" x 3 1/2"
Tambourine Drum

Painted Wood and Leather
15" diam.

11 1/2" x 1"

Flattened Iron Bell with Striker
10 1/4" x 4 1/2" x 1 1/2"
Gourd Rattle With Glass Beads and Rattlesnake Vertebrae Attached to Iron Dinner Bell
10" x 5" Gourd

4 1/2"x 2 1/2" Bell

Puerto Rico

Guiro with Scratcher

Gourd and Iron
11" L Guiro

6" L Scratcher


Steel Drum
11" diam.

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