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Erxian

Date:
19th century
Geography:
China
Culture:
Chinese, possibly Chaozhu sub-culture
Medium:
Wood, plastic, bamboo, horsehair
Dimensions:
L: 46.2 cm (18-3/16 in.); Diam. of body: 8.5 - 7.6 cm (3-5/16 - 3 in.); L. of bow: 53.8 cm (20-13/16 in.)
Classification:
Chordophone-Lute-bowed-unfretted
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.45 a, b
Not on view
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Asia, Gallery 27. 2. Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1903, vol. II, pg. 19.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Gallery 27. 1. Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1901, vol. I, pg. 19.



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