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Slit drum (muyu) and mallet

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Provenance

Francis W. Galpin (1858-1945), Hatfield Regis, England; 1916, sold by Francis W. Galpin to William Lindsey (1858-1922), Boston, Massachusetts; 1916, gift of William Lindsey, in memory of his daughter, Leslie Lindsey Mason, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 5, 1916)

Credit Line

Leslie Lindsey Mason Collection

19th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Height 20.7 cm, width 23.6 cm, depth 23.7 cm (Height 8 1/8 in., width 9 5/16 in., depth 9 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2126b

Medium or Technique

Camphor wood (?)

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Idiophones