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Erhu

Period: Qing dynasty (1644-1911)
Date: 19th century
Geography: China
Medium: Wood, python skin, cane, gut
Dimensions: L: 76 cm.; Diam. of belly: 6.2 cm.; Depth of belly (front to back): 11.8 cm (4-11/16 in.) see diagram
Classification: Chordophone-Lute-bowed-unfretted
Credit Line: The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number: 89.4.39

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