Slit Gong Beater

Date: late 19th–early 20th century
Geography: Papua New Guinea, Ambunti Hills, Kanganaman village, Middle Sepik River
Culture: Iatmul people
Medium: Wood
Dimensions: H. 1 1/2 x W. 32 3/4 in. (3.8 x 83.2 cm)
Classification: Wood-Musical Instruments
Credit Line: The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number: 1979.206.1760

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