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Pair of telescoping ritual horns (dung-chen)

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Data Source
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Date
18th century
Credit Line
The Alice S. Kandell Collection
Medium
Copper with silver mounts
Dimensions
H x W (extended): 200.7 x 17.8 cm (79 x 7 in)
Type
Musical Instrument
Metalwork
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
On View
Sackler Gallery 22: Encountering the Buddha
Accession Number
S2017.45.1-2
Topic
Buddhism
wind instrument
Tibet
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Alice S. Kandell Collection
Origin
Tibet
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum