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Frame drum (rammana mahori)

early 20th century


Object Place: Thailand

Dimensions

Diameter 22.2 cm, height 7.5 cm (Diameter 8 3/4 in., height 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2004.404

Medium or Technique

Lacquered wood, mother-of-pearl, ivory, calfskin

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Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Membranophones

Provenance

By 1993, likely acquired with the assistance of François Duhau de Bérenx, Bangkok, by Doris Duke (1912-1993), Somerset County, New Jersey; 1993, by inheritance to the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, New York; 2004, gift of the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 23, 2004)

Credit Line

Gift of Doris Duke's Southeast Asian Art Collection