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Hammered Dulcimer

Date:
ca. 1815
Geography:
Ohio?, United States
Culture:
American
Dimensions:
Dulcimer: longest side: 146.7 cm.; perpendicular to longest side: 37.8 cm.; D. 9.6 cm. Case: W. 159.5 cm; perpendicular 51.0 cm.; H. 73.7 cm.
Classification:
Chordophone-Zither-struck-dulcimer
Credit Line:
Purchase, Rogers Fund, Bequest of Dorothy E. Swenson, by exchange, The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, by exchange, and George D. Skinner Gift, 1978
Accession Number:
1978.369a-d
Not on view
A Checklist of American Musical Instruments. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1989, pg. 22.

American Musical Instruments in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1985, pg. 18, fig. 4, ill.



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