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Hardanger Fiddle

Maker:
A.O. Elkid (Norwegian, active Trondheim)
Date:
19th century
Geography:
Norway
Culture:
Norwegian
Medium:
Ivory, mother of pearl, gut strings, wire, wood
Dimensions:
L. 2 ft. 5 in., W. 8 in., D. 1-1/4 in.
Classification:
Chordophone-Lute-bowed-unfretted
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.1801
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. 70.

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. 70.

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