Concert zither

1893
Hartmann Bros. & Reinhard (American, active 1880–after 1893)


Object Place: New York City, New York, United States

Dimensions

Length 59.9 cm, width 37.6 cm, height 3.3 cm (Length 23 9/16 in., width 14 13/16 in., height 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1986.972

Medium or Technique

Rosewood

On View

Jan and Warren Adelson Gallery (Gallery 221)

Collections

Americas, Musical Instruments

Classifications

Chordophones

Inscription

Printed label: HARTMANN BROS. & REINHARD, / MANUFACTURERS OF / MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS / NEW YORK CITY
Engraved on plaque on soundboard: WORLDS / FAIR / Chicago / 1893

Provenance

Before 1986, awarded to John E. Hagmayer, Jr., Bloomfield, Connecticut; 1986, gift of Hagmayer to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 21, 1987)

Credit Line

Gift of John E. Hagmayer, Jr.