Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

Vina

Date:
late 19th century
Geography:
India
Culture:
Indian
Medium:
Wood, gourd
Dimensions:
L. 137.2 cm (54 in.); Diam. 27.9 cm (11 in.)
Classification:
Chordophone-Lute-plucked-fretted
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.204
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. 68, ill.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Gallery 27. 1. Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1901, vol. I, pg. 68, ill.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments of All Nations: I. Europe, Galleries 25 and 26, Central Cases of Galleries 27 and 28. Catalogue., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, vol. 13, pg. 18.



Related Objects

Sarangi

Date: ca. 1900 Medium: Wood, ivory, parchment, metal Accession: 1982.143.2 On view in:Not on view

Taūs (mayuri)

Date: 19th century Medium: Wood, parchment, metal, feathers Accession: 89.4.163 On view in:Not on view

Sitar

Artist: Murari Adhikari (Indian, Calcutta 1934–2006 Calcutta) Date: 1997 Medium: Teak, ebony, metal, bone, various materials Accession: 1999.399 On view in:Not on view

Vina (kinnari)

Date: 19th century Medium: Wood, gourds Accession: 89.4.205 On view in:Not on view

Mahati Vina

Date: ca. 1885 Medium: Gourd, various materials Accession: 89.4.172 On view in:Not on view