Fiddle (sindhi sarangi)

mid 19th century


Object Place: Possibly Kotah, Rajastan province, India

Dimensions

Length 54.8 cm, width 14.6 cm, depth 9.7 cm (Length 21 9/16 in., width 5 3/4 in., depth 3 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1985.725

Medium or Technique

Painted wood, goatskin

Not On View

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Chordophones

Provenance

Before 1985, sold by private collector to Lillian Caplin, New York; 1985, sold by Lillian Caplin, New York, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 23, 1985)

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund