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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

about 1730–50

Object Place

England

Dimensions

Length 110.9 cm, width 55.1 cm, case height 13.5 cm (Length 43 11/16 in., width 21 11/16 in., case height 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.1793

Medium or Technique

Walnut

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Chordophones