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Tiple Puertorriqueño

Maker:
Luis Ángel Colón
Date:
2002
Geography:
Barranquitas, Puerto Rico, United States
Culture:
American (Puerto Rico)
Medium:
Wood, metal, wire
Dimensions:
Other: 17.4 x 6.4 x 63.3cm (6 7/8 x 2 1/2 x 24 15/16in.)
Classification:
Chordophone-Lute-plucked-fretted
Credit Line:
Gift of Luis Ángel Colón, 2003
Accession Number:
2003.216.2
Not on view
Signature: Labelled: (circle label seen through soundhole); a color picture of the maker working on an instrument with the name "Tiple" and a Puerto Rican flag at lower right of picture, around the edge is printed "Luis Angel Colon" (at top), "Artesano Instrumentos Musicales, Barranquitas, Puerto Rico" (at bottom); above the label in pencil is "104"
Luis Ángel Colón
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