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Inscription

BACON & HART / PHILA. / [lyre]

Provenance

1979, sold by James Francis, Toledo, Ohio, to Robert E. Eliason, Hanover, New Hampshire; 2012, gift of Eliason to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 30, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert E. and Ellen I. Eliason

about 1830

Object Place

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Dimensions

Length: 60.7 cm (23 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2012.266

Medium or Technique

Boxwood, ivory, silver

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Aerophones