Pair of cymbals (chap yai)

early 20th century


Object Place: Thailand

Dimensions

Diameters 21.2 cm, heights 3 cm (Diameters 8 3/8 in., heights 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2004.400a-b

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Idiophones

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