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Lute (tambura)

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Provenance

1917, sold by Schwaiger, London, to Dr. Ananda K. Coomaraswamy for the MFA. (Accession Date: January 4, 1917)

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund

19th century

Object Place

Possibly Madras, India

Dimensions

Length 78.9 cm, width 17.1 cm, depth 13.3 cm (Length 31 1/16 in., width 6 3/4 in., depth 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.77

Medium or Technique

Rosewood, ivory

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Chordophones