Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Stringed Instrument

Date:
late 19th century
Geography:
Arabia
Culture:
Arabian
Medium:
Turtle shell and wood, 4 strings.
Dimensions:
L. 59.7 cm (23-1/2 in.)
Classification:
Chordophone-Lute-plucked-fretted
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.371
Not on view
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Asia, Gallery 27. 2. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1903, vol. II, pg. 83.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Gallery 27. 1. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1901, vol. I, pg. 83.



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