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Alor bronze rain drum or moko (frog drum) with beading and cast designs









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Item-Number:

841210

Item-Description:

Alor bronze rain drum or moko (frog drum) with beading and cast designs

Medium:

Bronze

Origin:

Lesser Sunda Islands - Alor

Dimensions:

Height 51 cm

Age:

Probably 1500 - 1800 AD

Provenence:

Collected Bali 1984

Condition:

-

Notes:

These rain or frog drums (moko) were used as money or dowry payment throughout Alor Island up to c. 1900. A sililar drum can be seen in the Tropical museum Amsterdam.



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POA

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