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Mandolin

Date:
late 19th century
Geography:
Mexico
Culture:
Mexican
Medium:
Armadillo shell, wood, gut strings
Dimensions:
L. 28-1/2 in., Diam. of body 8-1/2 in.
Classification:
Chordophone-Lute-plucked-fretted
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.635
Not on view
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Oceanica and America. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1913, vol. II, pg. 194, ill.

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