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Concert zither

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Inscription

Printed label: HARTMANN BROS. & REINHARD, / MANUFACTURERS OF / MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS / NEW YORK CITY Engraved on plaque on soundboard: WORLDS / FAIR / Chicago / 1893

Provenance

Before 1986, awarded to John E. Hagmayer, Jr., Bloomfield, Connecticut; 1986, gift of Hagmayer to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 21, 1987)

Credit Line

Gift of John E. Hagmayer, Jr.

1893

Object Place

New York City, New York, United States

Dimensions

Length 59.9 cm, width 37.6 cm, height 3.3 cm (Length 23 9/16 in., width 14 13/16 in., height 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1986.972

Medium or Technique

Rosewood

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Chordophones