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Charango

Date:
19th century
Geography:
Bolivia or Peru
Culture:
probably Bolivian
Medium:
Armadillo shell, wood, metal
Dimensions:
20 11/16 × 2 3/8 in. (52.5 × 6 cm)
Classification:
Chordophone-Lute-plucked-fretted
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.704
Not on view
Marking: (in pencil on table) 765
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. 240, ill.

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Charango

Artist: Date: 19th century
Accession Number: 89.4.704
Date: 19th century Medium: Armadillo shell, wood, metal Accession: 89.4.704 On view in:Not on view