Art/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Lute

Date:
19th century
Geography:
near Mt. Elias, Alaska, United States
Culture:
Native American (Yakutat)
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
Overall: 16.5 x 4.4 x 61cm (6 1/2 x 1 3/4 x 24in.)
Classification:
Chordophone-Lute
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.564
Not on view
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Oceanica and America. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1913, vol. II, pg. 56.



Related Objects

Tsii'edo'a'tl

Date: 19th century Medium: Agave flower stalk, wood, paint, horsehair Accession: 89.4.2631 a, b On view in:Not on view

Charango

Date: late 19th century Medium: Wood, armadillo shell Accession: 89.4.2881 On view in:Not on view

Lute

Date: 19th century Medium: Wood Accession: 89.4.566 On view in:Not on view

Lute

Date: 19th century Medium: wood, sinew, paint Accession: 89.4.567 On view in:Not on view

Guitar

Artist: Christian Frederick Martin (Markneukirchen, Saxony 1796–1873 Nazareth, Pennsylvania) Date: ca. 1838 Medium: Wood, maple, spruce, abalone, ebony, metal, brass, ivory Accession: 1979.380a, b On view in:Not on view