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Slit Gong (Kentongan)

Period:
Eastern Javanese period
Date:
ca. 13th century
Culture:
Indonesia (Java)
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 16 in. (40.7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Samuel Eilenberg Collection, Gift of Samuel Eilenberg, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.142.30
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 247
Samuel Eilenberg , New York (until 1987; donated to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Lotus Transcendent: Indian and Southeast Asian Art from the Samuel Eilenberg Collection," October 2, 1991–June 28, 1992.

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