New British Museum project documents Jew’s harp in Cambodia
The new Endangered Material Knowledge Program of the British Museum has funded a year-long project (Oct 2019-Sept 2020) to document angkuoch, the Cambodian Jew’s harp. The process of making the angkuoch has never before been documented in depth.
Valsesia and its “Ribeba”. A forgotten jew’s harp production center.
The book analyses in fourteen chapters the history of the Valsesia jew’s harp placing it within a more complex Italian, European and Global jew’s harp context.