Fiddle (esraj) and bow

19th century


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Length 94.2 cm, width 16.2 cm, depth 12.2 cm (Length 37 1/16 in., width 6 3/8 in., depth 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2175a-b

Medium or Technique

Wood, animal skin

Not On View

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Chordophones

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