University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Native NameKhaen
Object Number:82-7-256B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Thailand
Baan Non Sung
Date Made: 1900-1981
Early Date: 1900
Late Date: 1981
Insect Nest Glue
Height: 5.5 cm
Length: 109.5 cm
Width: 15.5 cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase, 1981
Other Number:159 - Other Number


Four groups of hollow bamboo shoots bound together. Each group of four is of the same length, and each group is shorter than the previous. One hole is punched into each tube. Towards the even end is a carved, hollowed piece of wood through which each tube passes. Joints of juncture are fixed with a dark substance.

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