Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Ranat Ek

Date:
1955–60
Geography:
Thailand
Culture:
Thai
Medium:
Wood, bamboo, cord, metal
Dimensions:
H. 40.5 cm (15-15/16 in.); D. 18.8 cm (7½ in.) W. 128 cm (50-7/16 in.); widest keywidth 38.3 cm (15 in.)
Classification:
Idiophone-Struck-bar-wood
Credit Line:
Gift of Carroll C., Beverly and Garry S. Bratman, 1977
Accession Number:
1977.393.52
Not on view
This instrument is part of the gamelan built to be used at the 1964 World's Fair in New York City.
Carroll C., Beverly, and Garry S. Bratman
"Notable Acquisitions 1975-1979: Musical Instruments." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin (1979), pg. 47.



Related Objects

Ranat Thum

Date: 1955–60 Medium: Wood, bamboo, cord, polychrome Accession: 1977.393.51 On view in:Not on view

Ranat Ek

Date: 20th century Medium: Wood, metal, paint Accession: 1986.467.28 a-c On view in:Not on view

Ranat Ek

Date: late 19th century Medium: Wood Accession: 89.4.303 On view in:Not on view

Ranat Ek

Date: 19th century Medium: Wood Accession: 89.4.301 On view in:Not on view

Sō Sām Sāi

Date: 19th century Medium: Coconut, skin, ivory, mother-of-pearl Accession: 89.4.300 On view in:Not on view