Gong (luo)

19th century


Object Place: China

Dimensions

Diameter 22.5 cm, height 3.2 cm (Diameter 8 7/8 in., height 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.2119

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Idiophones

Inscription

Stamped in black on underside: [Three groups of Chinese characters]

Provenance

Francis W. Galpin (1858-1945), Hatfield Regis, England; 1916, sold by Francis W. Galpin to William Lindsey (1858-1922), Boston, Massachusetts; 1916, gift of William Lindsey, in memory of his daughter, Leslie Lindsey Mason, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 5, 1916)

Credit Line

Leslie Lindsey Mason Collection