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Guitar (Tilton model)

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Provenance

March 1986, sold by Frank DeMare, Quincy, Massachusetts, to James Bollman, Arlington, Massachusetts; 2007, sold by Bollman to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 27, 2007)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated anonymously

1880s

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 12 x 96.5 x 30.6 cm (4 3/4 x 38 x 12 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2007.596

Medium or Technique

Rosewood, mahogany, spruce, ebony, mother-of-pearl, abalone, ivory, brass, steel, copper

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Chordophones