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Tanggu

Maker: Elevated Tone Workshop, Guangzhou (Canton)

Period: Qing dynasty (1644-1911)
Date: 19th century
Geography: Shangai, China
Medium: Wood, oxhide, lacquer, brass
Dimensions: Overall: 55.9 x 55.9 cm (22 x 22 in.) Drum: 42.3 x 35.8 cm (16 5/8 x 14 1/8 in.) Head Diam. 34 cm and 34.5 cm (13 6/16 x 13 5/8 in.)
Classification: Membranophone-double-headed / barrel drum
Credit Line: The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number: 89.4.28 a, b

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