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Sitar

Date:
late 19th century
Geography:
India
Culture:
Indian
Medium:
Gourd, wood, metal, bone
Dimensions:
W. 35.6 x D. 27.9 x L. 127cm (14 x 11 x 50in.)
Classification:
Chordophone-Lute-plucked-fretted
Credit Line:
Purchase, Frederick M. Lehman Bequest, 2008
Accession Number:
2008.141.4a, b
Not on view
[ Michael Pellettieri ] ; Y. G. Srimati
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