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Gong

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Native NameWaniguchi
Object Number:A824
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Buddhist
Provenience: Japan
Section:Asian
Materials:Metal
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Sarah (William D.) Frishmuth, 1900
Other Number:I-225 - Seder Number

Description

Waniguchi. Used in front of Buddhist temples and struck with cord. Metal, dark in color, shark's mouth gong with two rings and metal chain for attachment. Decorated with concentric circles and a floral design in the center. Good condition.

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