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Erxian

Date:
19th century
Geography:
China
Culture:
Chinese
Medium:
Wood, snakeskin, bone, gut, fabric.
Dimensions:
Length: 48.1 cm (18-15/16 in.); W. 5.1 cm (2 in.); D. 11.2 cm (4-7/16 in.) see card
Classification:
Chordophone-Lute-bowed-unfretted
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph W. Drexel, 1889
Accession Number:
89.2.180
Not on view
Joseph W. Drexel
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Asia, Gallery 27. 2. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1903, vol. II, pg. 19.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Gallery 27. 1. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1901, vol. I, pg. 19.



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