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Mandola

Maker:
Giuseppe Presbler (German, active Italy, 1760–1801 Milan)
Date:
1797
Geography:
Milan, Italy
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Rosewood, spruce, walnut, bone, mother-of-pearl
Dimensions:
Overall: 31.6 x 91cm (12 7/16 x 35 13/16in.) String L. 59.5 cm (23 7/16 in.) Label: 31.6 x 91cm (12 7/16 x 35 13/16in.)
Classification:
Chordophone-Lute-plucked-fretted
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Mark Willcox, in memory of Jane Byrd Radcliffe Whitehead, 1989
Accession Number:
1989.344.1
Not on view
Marking: Printed label: GIUSEPPE PRESBLER/In Milano/nella Contrada della Dogana/all'insegna del Sole. 1797 (97 handwritten)
Mr. and Mrs. Mark Willcox
"Guitar Heroes: Legendary Craftsmen from Italy to New York." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin (2011), pg. 11, ill.



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