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Gu

Manufacturer:
Chin Shing (Golden Voice) Store, Canton
Date:
19th century
Geography:
Guangzhou (Canton), China
Culture:
Chinese
Medium:
Wood, pigskin, various materials
Dimensions:
Overall: 48.3 x 33 cm (19 x 13 in.)
Classification:
Membranophone-single-headed / barrel drum
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.29
Not on view
Marking: Calligraphy on paper label on front: "Canton city, made by the Golden Tone workshop"
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Asia, Gallery 27. 2. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1903, vol. II, pg. 24.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Gallery 27. 1. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1901, vol. I, pg. 24.

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