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Stand for Gongs (khong rao)

early 20th century


Object Place: Thailand

Dimensions

Gongs: a: diameter 30.5 cm, height 7 cm; b: diameter 27.1 cm, height 6.5 cm; c: diameter 26.6 cm, height 7.5 cm (Gongs: a: diameter 12 in., height 2 3/4 in.; b: diameter 10 11/16 in., height 2 9/16 in.; c: diameter 10 1/12 in., height 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2004.401d

Medium or Technique

Painted and gilded wood, brass

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