Technical description: Body of human thigh-bone; two holes are bored through the base of the condyles, centre section completely bound with silver thread, at both ends copper and white brass fittings; attached to fittings one coral bead, another stone is missing; mouthpiece made of metal. Two rings for holding a suspended chain (missing). A third ring sitting between the two openings of the bell is made for holding a penndant (missing).
Specific usage history: Purchased by donor in Sikkim (?) in December 1978.