Tibetan Buddhist Brass and Copper Trumpet (Kangling)
Tibetan Buddhist Brass and Copper Trumpet (Kangling) Tibetan Buddhist Brass and Copper Trumpet (Kangling) Tibetan Buddhist Brass and Copper Trumpet (Kangling) Tibetan Buddhist Brass and Copper Trumpet (Kangling) Tibetan Buddhist Brass and Copper Trumpet (Kangling)

Tibetan Buddhist Brass and Copper Trumpet (Kangling)

Ref: M2301
This type of traditional, antique Tibetan trumpet (Rkang Gling/Kangling) was typically crafted from thighbones but are also found in wood or metal and are used in Buddhist rituals. This example has a copper conical body intersected by a silver washed brass perforated knob and ends in a disc shaped mouthpiece.
DATE
19th century
DIMENSIONS
Width 13 Depth 2 Height 2 in.
CONDITION
Note: repair on underside.
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