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Concert zither

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Provenance

By 2012, sold at auction by source unidentified, Pennsylvania, to A. Appletree Antiques, Roseland, New Jersey; 2012, sold by A. Appletree Antitques to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 27, 2012)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds by exchange from the Edwin M. Ripin Collection—Friends of the Collection Fund

1880–1900

Object Place

New York City, New York, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 59.7 x 38.1 x 3.8 cm (23 1/2 x 15 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2012.434

Medium or Technique

Wood, brass, mother-of-pearl, ivory

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Chordophones