Slit Gong Drum

Fiji, Melanesia, Oceania

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collected 19th century

Wood

Overall: 10 1/16 × 4 5/16 × 4 9/16 in. (25.5 × 11 × 11.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College

13.2.656

Geography/Culture

Oceania, Melanesia

Period

19th century

Object Name

Musical Instrument: Percussion Instrument

Classification

Oceania

Not on view

Provenance

Source unknown; donated to Dartmouth College, in the late 18th or 19th century; catalogued, 1913.

Old Number

Red #13.132

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