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Lute (tambura)

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Provenance

1985, sold by Lillian Caplin, The Center for Musical Antiquities, New York, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 23, 1985)

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund

19th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

Length 114.5 cm, width 31.4 cm, depth 22.7 cm (Length 45 1/16 in., width 12 3/8 in., depth 8 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1985.724

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Chordophones