A Set of a Pair of Long Drums - Gifts of King Rama IV, 1856

“A set of a pair of long drums”
A set of drums, one end “male”, one “female”

Klong phu; Klong mia kap chi samrap nung

Gifts of King Mongkut, 1856
Harris Treaty Gifts
Department of Anthropology, cat. # E67 (3945), 73 cm height x 34 cm
diameter (male), 32 cm (female)
Department of Anthropology, cat. # E69 (3946) 72 cm height x 35 cm diameter (male), 32 cm (female)







Gallery 1

1a. Robert's Treaty, 1833

1b. Harris Treaty, 1856

1c. Status & Rank of the Presidents

Gallery 2

2a. H.M. King Chulongkorn's Gifts

2b. Centennial Exposition, 1876

2c. 1904 Louisiana Purchase Exposition

Gallery 3

3a. Institutional Gifts

3b. Recent Gifts to the US

3c. Thai Royal Gifts in Perspective

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