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Bian Gu; Pi Gaw

Drum - Shallow, double skinned, frame drum or " bian gu" . (Described by Hokkein as a " pi gaw" ). Chopstick serves as beater (now missing). Made in either Tappei or Hong Kong; Incomplete

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  • Materials:Leather
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  • Repository:Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Cambridge
  • Measurements:L: 235mm; W: 200mm; H: 37mm