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Provenance

Francis W. Galpin (1858-1945), Hatfield Regis, England; 1916, sold by Francis W. Galpin to William Lindsey (1858-1922), Boston, Massachusetts; 1916, gift of William Lindsey, in memory of his daughter, Leslie Lindsey Mason, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 5, 1916)

Credit Line

Leslie Lindsey Mason Collection

end of the 16th or early 17th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

Length 116.8 cm, width 39.3 cm, case height 14.8 cm (Length 46 in., width 15 1/2 in., case height 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.1796

Medium or Technique

Fir

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Chordophones