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Banjo-form Mandolin called a "Bandonian"

Maker:
William H. De Wick
Date:
ca. 1912
Geography:
Brooklyn, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
wood, various materials
Dimensions:
Diam. 27.4 x L. 58.5 cm (10 13/16 x 23 1/16 in.)
Classification:
Chordophone-Lute-plucked-fretted
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harry C. Wolfson, 1978
Accession Number:
1978.274
Not on view
Marking: (stamped) on round brass-plated plaque inlaid in back of head: De Wick's/Pat./No./1018651/Bandonian
A Checklist of American Musical Instruments. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1989, pg. 24, ill.

American Musical Instruments in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1985, pg. 126, fig. 147, ill.



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