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Artist Bally, Boris
Title Kalimba, Bottlecork Sculpture
Date 1988/ /
Material Silver, ebony, aluminum, goldplate
Height (in) 8
Width (in) 3
Depth (in) 1
Credit line The Center for Art in Wood Museum Collection, Donated by the Artist
Accession Number 1995.01.01.002G
Object ID Number 1995.01.01.002
Object Number OBJ 76
Category 8: Communication Artifact
Sub-category Art
Signed Name Bally
Sig Loc Engraged on side: 1988 BALLY
Notes A talented designer and craftsman with a BFA in metals, Boris Bally designs and makes functional and sculptural objects. "Kalimba, Bottle Cork Sculpture" is the first in a series of bottleneck sculptures inspired by the African (Zaire) instrument of the same name.