"A Great Siamese Drum Peaked With Silver Peaks" = Gifts of King Rama IV (1856) & King Rama V (1876)

“A Great Siamese Drum or Tom-Tom
Peaked with Silver Peaks”

Klong yai yang
Thai Gifts of King Mongkut, 1856
Harris Treaty Gifts
Department of Anthropology, cat. # E68 (3947)
46.2 cm height x 44 cm diameter
Klaung Chana
Gift of King Chulalongkorn, 1876
Siam Exhibit, Centennial Exposition
Department of Anthropology, cat. # E27257
51 cm height x 47 cm diameter

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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