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Bentside Spinet

Date:
ca. 1700
Geography:
France
Culture:
French
Medium:
Wood and various materials
Dimensions:
Spine: 161.5 cm (63-5/8 in.); Widest point perpendicular to spine: 56 cm (22-1/8 in.); Depth: 19.3 cm (7-5/8 in.; Total height on stand: 85 cm (33-1/2 in.)
Classification:
Chordophone-Zither-plucked-spinet
Credit Line:
Purchase, Fletcher Fund, 1981
Accession Number:
1981.323
Not on view
Marking: (Embossed on lowest key) C.L. Lallier
"Notable Acquisitions 1981-1982: Musical Instruments." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin (1982), pg. 34, ill.



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