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Slit Gong Beater

late 19th–early 20th century
Papua New Guinea, Lower Sepik, Ramu River region
Bosmun (Bosngun) people
L. 14 1/2 x Diam. 2 in. (36.8 x 5.1 cm)
Wood-Musical Instruments
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
Not on view
[H. M. Lissauer, New York, until 1968]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1968, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1968–1978

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