L. 152.6 cm (60-1/16 in.); W. 19.3 cm (7-9/16 in.); D. 14.6 cm (5-3/4 in.)
Gift of Daewoo Group, 1981
Not on view
This plucked zither, traditionally a scholar's instrument, is said to have been invented around the 4th century by a government official, whose playing enticed a black crane to dance to his music. Two strings produce the melody; the others are drones.