Pair of ritual trumpets (kang-ling)

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Historical period(s)
19th-mid 20th century
Medium
Silver, gilding, turquoise, and silk
Dimensions
H x W x D (Each:): 9 x 45 x 6.8 cm (3 9/16 x 17 11/16 x 2 11/16 in) H x W (Streamer (each)): 33 x 45 cm (13 x 17 11/16 in)
Geography
Tibet
Credit Line
The Alice S. Kandell Collection
Collection
Alice S. Kandell Collection
Accession Number
S2017.46.1-2
On View Location
Sackler Gallery 22: Encountering the Buddha
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Musical Instrument
Type

Horns

Keywords
Alice S. Kandell Collection, horn, Tibet
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Alice S. Kandell

Published References
  • Marylin M. Rhie Robert A.F. Thurman. A Shrine for Tibet: The Alice S. Kandell Collection. New York and London. VI-15a, 249-249.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum