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Chelempung

Date:
19th century
Geography:
Sandakan, Sabah (east Borneo), Malaysia
Culture:
Bornean (Saudakan)
Medium:
bronze (leaded brass)
Dimensions:
No. Diameter Height Weight 1 189 mm 82 mm 702 g 2 189 84.5 830 3 192 85 665 4 194 85.5 801 5 197 85.5 845 6 187.5 86 720 7 188 87 726 8 196 89 730 9 202 89 860
Classification:
Idiophone-Struck-gong
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.808 (1-9)
Not on view
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Oceanica and America. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1913, vol. II, pg. 21.



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