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Gong Handle

19th century

Wood and rattan; carved

9 × 6.6 × 4.8 cm (3 9/16 × 2 5/8 × 1 7/8 in.) base: 7.4 × 3 × 5.5 cm (2 15/16 × 1 3/16 × 2 3/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.610
Geography: 
Made in Luzon, Philippines
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Ifugao
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Musical Instruments
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: R. Burawoy, Paris

Bibliography: 

Constance de Monbrison and Corazon Alvina, Philippines: An Archipelago of Exchange (Paris: Musée du Quai Branly, 2013), fig. 238.

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