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Fiddle (mayuri)

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1983, sold by Lillian Caplin, The Center for Musical Antiquities, New York, to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 11, 1983)

Credit Line

Arthur Mason Knapp Fund

about 1800

Object Place

Possibly Rajastan province, India


Length 95.6 cm, width 17.8 cm, depth 10.2 cm (Length 37 5/8 in., width 7 in., depth 4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Painted wood, goatskin, peacock feathers


Musical Instruments


Musical instruments, Chordophones