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Asian Art

Tympanum

ca. 300 B.C.E.

Cast bronze

6 1/2 × 27 5/8 in. (16.51 × 70.17 cm)
Gift of Mark Landrum, B.A. 1961
2015.70.17
Geography: 
Vietnam
Culture: 
Vietnamese
Period: 
Dong Son culture
Classification: 
Musical Instruments
Provenance: 

Purchased by donor from the Douglas Dawson Gallery. Dawson Gallery purchased from Fine Ratsamut Antiques, a Belgium/Bangkok antiquities dealer, 2007.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2015–June 30, 2016,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2016.pdf (accessed December 1, 2016).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.