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Provenance

Francis W. Galpin (1858-1945), Hatfield Regis, England; 1916, sold by Francis W. Galpin to William Lindsey (1858-1922), Boston, Massachusetts; 1916, gift of William Lindsey, in memory of his daughter, Leslie Lindsey Mason, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 5, 1916)

Credit Line

Leslie Lindsey Mason Collection

1798

Object Place

London, England

Dimensions

Length 250.9 cm, width 94.5 cm, case height 32, height with stand 94.7 cm (Length 98 3/4 in., width 37 3/16 in., case height 12 5/8 in., height with stand 37 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.1794

Medium or Technique

Mahogany

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Chordophones