Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Nigen-Kin

Date:
19th century
Geography:
Japan
Culture:
Japanese
Medium:
wood, metal, cloth, silk
Dimensions:
H.: 28.7 cm.; W.: 21 cm.; L.: 108.6 cm.
Classification:
Chordophone-Zither
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.1544
Not on view
Marking: (calligraphy interior of upper board) "Se i Kin" (sweet sounding koto)
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown ; Florence H. Learned (Mrs. Dwight W. Learned)
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Asia, Gallery 27. 2. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1903, vol. II, pg. 29.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Gallery 27. 1. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1901, vol. I, pg. 29.



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