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Glass Harmonica

Date:
18th century
Geography:
possibly Germany
Culture:
possibly German
Medium:
Wood, glass, various materials
Dimensions:
Overall: H. 91.8 x W. of case 118.3 x D. 44.8 x Diam. of Glasses 26.7 - 8.9cm (36 1/8 x 46 9/16 x 17 5/8 x 10 1/2 - 3 1/2in.)
Classification:
Idiophone-Friction
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.1211
Not on view
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
Forgotten Instruments: Exhibition Catalogue of the Katonah Gallery. Exhibition catalogue., Katonah, New York, 1981, pg. 57, ill.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Europe. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1904, vol. I, pg. 220, 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. 220, 220+, ill.



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