Large temple drum with original stand and drumsticks

citation

Historical period(s)
late 19th century
Medium
Softwood, iron rings, pigments, and leather
Dimensions
H x Diam (drum): 53.3 x 17.8 cm (21 x 7 in) H x W (frame): 180.3 x 106.7 x 47 cm (71 x 42 x 18 1/2 in)
Geography
Eastern Tibet, Amdo Kumbum monastery?
Credit Line
The Alice S. Kandell Collection
Collection
Alice S. Kandell Collection
Accession Number
S2017.47a-k
On View Location
Sackler Gallery 22: Encountering the Buddha
Classification(s)
Musical Instrument
Type

Drum

Keywords
Alice S. Kandell Collection, Buddhism, drum, 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-17, 250-251.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum