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Mandolin

Maker:
Giovanni Battista Bizaro (Italian, Treviso, active ca. 1770–1780)
Date:
1770
Geography:
Treviso, Italy
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Yew, spruce, bone, ebony
Dimensions:
L. 52.5 cm (20-3/4 in.); body L. 23.5 cm (9-1/4 in.); body W. 14.5 cm (5-3/4 in.); string L. 29 cm (11-1/2 in.)
Classification:
Chordophone-Lute-plucked
Credit Line:
Purchase, Clara Mertens Bequest, in memory of André Mertens, 2002
Accession Number:
2002.110
Not on view
Marking: (on handwritten label inside body): "TREVISO. 1770./OPUS. GIOI BATTA BIZARO"
(handwritten on back of pegbox): "PATERNO/WIEN"
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