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Gendang

Date:
late 19th century
Geography:
Borneo
Culture:
Bornean
Medium:
Wood, snakeskin, rattan
Dimensions:
L. 71.1 cm (28 in.), Diam. head 10.2 (4 in.), opp. end 11.4 cm (4-1/2 in.)
Classification:
Membranophone-single-headed / waisted drum
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.811
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. 20, ill.



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