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Buni

Date:
19th century copy of 1500 B.C. object
Geography:
Egypt
Culture:
Egyptian
Medium:
Wood, parchment
Dimensions:
H. of sound box 105.4 cm (41-1/2 in.), L. of longest string 99.1 cm (39 in.), L. of bar 50.8 cm (20 in.)
Classification:
Chordophone-Harp
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.411
Not on view
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Europe. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1904, vol. I, pg. 5, ill.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments of All Nations: I. Europe, Galleries 25 and 26, Central Cases of Galleries 27 and 28. Catalogue., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, vol. 13, pg. 4-5, cat. 411, ill.



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