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date: 22 November 2019

Tang-da-bong [tung-da-bong]locked

  • Elaine Dobson

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[tung-da-bong]

Cylindrical, double-headed, laced drum of the Lepchas people of Sikkim, North India. The heads, about 45 cm in diameter, are made of oxhide and the body, about 50 cm long, is of rang mung tree wood and very heavy. The drum may be played with one hand or both hands. ...

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