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Fiddle (karadeniz kemençe)

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Provenance

1967, sold by Jane Hoffman, Concord, Massachusetts, to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 13, 1982)

Credit Line

William Lindsey Fund

mid-20th century

Object Place

Turkey

Dimensions

Length 54.8 cm, width 8.2 cm, depth 3.9 cm (Length 21 9/16 in., width 3 1/4 in., depth 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

67.1231

Medium or Technique

Fruitwood, spruce

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Chordophones