Slit Gong

Date: late 19th–early 20th century
Geography: Papua New Guinea, Lower Sepik, Ramu River region
Culture: Bosmun (Bosngun) people (?)
Medium: Wood, lime
Dimensions: H. 12 5/8 x W. 42 1/2 in. (32 x 108 cm)
Classification: Wood-Musical Instruments
Credit Line: The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number: 1979.206.1467

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