Ritual Horn

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Historical period(s)
17th-19th century
Medium
Conch shell, silver, gilt, turquoise, coral, malachite
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 23.8 x 14 x 6.7 cm (9 3/8 x 5 1/2 x 2 5/8 in)
Geography
Tibet
Credit Line
Gift or Mr. and Mrs. Wellington Tu Wang
Accession Number
S2003.1
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Musical Instrument
Type

Horn

Keywords
dragon, marine shell trumpet, Tibet, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Mr. and Mrs. Wellington Tu Wang

Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum