Lyre (beganna)

1900–50


Object Place: Ethiopia

Dimensions

Length 121 cm (47 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1975.318

Medium or Technique

Wood, animal skin

Not On View

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Chordophones

Provenance

Before 1975, sold by source unidentified, Ethiopia, to Dr. and Mrs. Avrum Bluming, Newton, Massachusetts; 1975, gift of the Blumings to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 14, 1975)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Avrum Bluming