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Harp Guitar

Maker:
Edward Light (British, London ca. 1747–ca. 1832 London)
Date:
ca. 1800
Geography:
London, England, United Kingdom
Culture:
British
Medium:
wood, metal, mother-of-pearl, ivory.
Dimensions:
Overall: 11 7/8 x 5 11/16 x 36 1/16 in. (30.1 x 14.4 x 91.6 cm)
Classification:
Chordophone-Lute-plucked-fretted
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.1010
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. 43, 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. 43, 42+, ill.

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