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Loan Object

Gong Handle

late 19th–early 20th century

Wood, bristle, bone and cord

minus bristle: 15 × 6.5 × 3.3 cm (5 7/8 × 2 9/16 × 1 5/16 in.)
base: 9.5 × 5.6 × 5 cm (3 3/4 × 2 3/16 × 1 15/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.410
Geography: 
Made in Philippines
Culture: 
Kankanay
Period: 
19th–20th century
Classification: 
Musical Instruments
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: E. Deletaille, Brussels

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