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Tanbūr

Date:
late 19th century
Geography:
Iran (Persia)
Culture:
Iranian (Persian)
Medium:
mulberry, walnut, mother-of-pearl, camel bone, wire
Dimensions:
W. ±7 1/2 × D. 5 11/16-5 7/8 × L. 33 1/4 in. (19 × 14.5-15 × 84.4 cm)
Classification:
Chordophone-Lute-plucked-fretted
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.326
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. 73.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Gallery 27. 1. Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1901, vol. I, pg. 73.



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