Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Sarangi

Date:
ca. 1850–89
Geography:
India
Culture:
Indian
Medium:
Wood, leather, various
Dimensions:
Overall: 16.5 x 12.7 x 21.6cm (6 1/2 x 5 x 8 1/2in.)
Classification:
Chordophone-Lute-bowed-unfretted
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.2934
Not on view
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown ; Messrs. Gillander, Arbuthnot & Co.
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Historical Groups, Gallery 39. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1905, pg. 52, ill.



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