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Harpa

Date:
late 19th century
Geography:
Mexico
Culture:
Tlaxcala
Medium:
wood, wire
Dimensions:
Overall: 57.2 x 95.3cm (22 1/2 x 37 1/2in.)
Classification:
Chordophone-Harp
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.3317
Not on view
[ J. G. Hatton ] ; 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. 193.



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