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Metallophone (pat-tala)

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Provenance

By 1993, likely acquired with the assistance of François Duhau de Bérenx, Bangkok, by Doris Duke (1912-1993), Somerset County, New Jersey; 1993, by inheritance to the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, New York; 2004, gift of the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 23, 2004)

Credit Line

Gift of Doris Duke's Southeast Asian Art Collection

Copyright

© 2002 Doris Duke Charitable Foundation

early 20th century

Object Place

Burma

Dimensions

Length 178 cm, width 35.5 cm, height 88.5 cm (Length 70 1/16 in., width 14 in., height 34 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2004.418

Medium or Technique

Wood, lacquer, lead, gilt, glass inlay

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Idiophones