Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

Kokoshi (reproduction)

Date:
late 19th century
Geography:
Angola
Culture:
Masango
Medium:
wood, hide
Dimensions:
W. 4 x D. 3 3/4 x L. 22 in. (10.2 x 9.5 x 55.9 cm)
Classification:
Chordophone-Lute-plucked-unfretted
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.3320
Not on view
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
Related Objects

Charango

Date: late 19th century Medium: Wood, armadillo shell Accession: 89.4.2881 On view in:Gallery 749

Kora

Artist: Mamadou Koyate (bridge by Djimo Koyate) Date: ca. 1960 Medium: Gourd, goat skin, antelope-hide, ebony, metal, wood Accession: 1975.59 On view in:Not on view

"The Antonius" Violin

Artist: Antonio Stradivari (Italian, Cremona 1644–1737 Cremona) Date: 1711 Medium: Maple, spruce, ebony Accession: 34.86.1 a On view in:Gallery 503

ex "Kurtz" Violin

Artist: Andrea Amati (Italian, Cremona ca. 1505–1578 Cremona) Date: ca. 1560 Medium: Spruce, maple, ebony, paint, gilding Accession: 1999.26 On view in:Gallery 503

Ennanga

Date: 19th century Medium: Wood, vegetal fiber, snake skin, hide Accession: 89.4.926 On view in:Not on view