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Provenance

Before 1917, possibly acquired by Morris Steinert, Massachusetts; by 1917, by descent to his son, Alexander Steinert, Massachusetts; 1917, gift of Alexander Steinert to his wife, Lena Leviseur Steinert; before 1978, by descent to her daughter, Mrs. Samuel J. Newman, Beverly, Massachusetts; 1978, gift of Newman to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 14, 1978)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel J. Newman in memory of Lena Leviseur Steinert

1764

Object Place

York, England

Dimensions

Length 184.8 cm, width 68.6 cm, case height 20.8 cm, height with stand 84.3 cm (Length 72 3/4 in., width 27 in., case height 8 3/16 in., height with stand 33 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1978.199

Medium or Technique

Mahogany

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Chordophones