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  • Who: Yeong Dong-Gun local government

  • What: Largest drum

  • Where: Korea (South)

The largest drum measures 5.54 m (18 ft 2 in) in diameter is 5.96 m (19 ft 6 in) tall and weighs 7 tonnes (15,432 lb 5.76 oz) and was created by Yeong Dong-Gun local government and Seuk Je Lee (all South Korea) in Simcheon-Meon, South Korea, on 6 July 2011.

The drum is a traditional Korean "CheonGo" drum.

 

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