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Long kou / drum, single-membrane

Long kou or single-membrane drum of wood with leather membrane and silver studs, used in Beijing opera performances: China, Beijing, 20th century

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    20th century
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    National Museums Scotland
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  • Place of production:
    Beijing (Timezone: Asia/Shanghai)
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  • Period:20th century
  • Materials:Wood; Leather; Silver
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  • Repository:National Museums Scotland