Banjo

1895


Object Place: Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 88.9 x 27.9 cm (35 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1928

Medium or Technique

Maple, ebony, mother-of-pearl, abalone, ivory, silver, semi-precious stones

On View

Jan and Warren Adelson Gallery (Gallery 221)

Collections

Americas, Musical Instruments

Classifications

Chordophones

Provenance

After 1895, by descent to the maker's family; 1990s, Consalvi and Pidgeon families; 2006, gift of the families to MFA. (Accession Date: December 13, 2006)

Credit Line

Gift of the Consalvi and Pidgeon Families

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.