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All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Asian : Pre 1900 item #1409947 (stock #UH80072)
L'Asie Exotique
$6,900.00
Burmese Karen Frog Drum, a fine large bronze tribute drum (Heger Type III), Pazi (Burmese), pam klo’ (Karen) also known as “The Magical Bronze Pond”(Cooler - Developmental Stage VII, Aerial Sequence, Category C three frogs, p.276)*, the Karen subsiding on slash and burn agriculture were rain dependent, and “rain drums” were beaten to bring on the rains for frogs croak prior to rain and the low frequency drum sounds excite the frogs to croak as well, and thus it was believed that the b...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1900 item #1399712 (stock #UH80171)
L'Asie Exotique
$6,400.00
Burmese Karen Frog Drum, a fine large bronze tribute drum (Heger Type III), Pazi (Burmese), pam klo’ (Karen) also known as “The Magical Bronze Pond”(Cooler - Developmental Stage VII, Aerial Sequence, Category C three frogs, p.276)*, the Karen subsiding on slash and burn agriculture were rain dependent, and “rain drums” were beaten to bring on the rains for frogs croak prior to rain and the low frequency drum sounds excite the frogs to croak as well, and thus it was believed that the b...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1900 item #1399711 (stock #UH80001)
L'Asie Exotique
$4,900.00
Burmese Karen Frog Drum, a bronze tribute drum (Heger Type III), Pazi (Burmese), pam klo’ (Karen) also known as “The Magical Bronze Pond”, the Karen subsiding on slash and burn agriculture were rain dependent, and “rain drums” were beaten to bring on the rains for frogs croak prior to rain and the low frequency drum sounds excite the frogs to croak as well, and thus it was believed that the beating of the drum was a call for rain. This lost wax casting of a drum is ornamented with ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1900 item #1383490 (stock #UH80057)
L'Asie Exotique
$3,600.00
Burmese Karen Frog Drum, a small and early bronze tribute drum (Heger Type III), Pazi (Burmese), pam klo’ (Karen) also known as “The Magical Bronze Pond”, the Karen subsiding on slash and burn agriculture were rain dependent, and “rain drums” were beaten to bring on the rains for frogs croak prior to rain and the low frequency drum sounds excite the frogs to croak as well, and thus it was believed that the beating of the drum was a call for rain. This lost wax casting of a drum is ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1800 item #1364491 (stock #UH80061)
L'Asie Exotique
$3,800.00
Burmese Karen Frog Drum, a small bronze tribute drum (Heger Type III), Pazi (Burmese), pam klo’ (Karen) also known as “The Magical Bronze Pond” (Cooler - Terrestrial sequence IV, category A). The Karen subsiding on slash and burn agriculture were rain dependent, and “rain drums” were beaten to bring on the rains for frogs croak prior to rain and the low frequency drum sounds excite the frogs to croak as well, and thus it was believed that the beating of the drum was a call for rain. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1900 item #1352783 (stock #EH60012)
L'Asie Exotique
$4,900.00
Burmese Karen Frog Drum, tribute drum in bronze, often called “rain drums” referring to their function of being sounded to call for rain, finely ornamented with two stacked frogs placed at four equidistant points on the tympanum, center decorated with a 16 pointed relief star, surrounded by 16 decorated bands including birds, flowers and fish, side double strap handles used to suspend the drum when struck, side with several decorated bands on the body and near the base, bearing a decorated r...