Elephant bell and stand

probably 19th century


Object Place: Thailand or Burma

Dimensions

Height 47.5 cm, width 39.8 cm, depth 15.3 cm (Height 18 11/16 in., width 15 11/16 in., depth 6 in.)

Accession Number

2004.391

Medium or Technique

Painted 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