Place MadeAsia; China
Date MadeCirca 1930
DescriptionRepair History: The instrument suffered slight damage in transit, and was partially repaired by James Blades.
Other InformationGeneral usage of type: orchestral. Specific usage history: One of a batch of three imported from China by the Premier Drum Company in 1934. Purchased by James Blades and used by him as an orchestral tam-tam and in his lecture-recitals.
Notesr.parks, aug-sep 1998; a.myers; c.overton, 11.7.98.
Measurementsdiameter 755-760; depth c25 at edge.
ProvenanceGift of J. Blades, 1989.
CollectionMIMEd; Blades Collection