Mandolin

1895–1900


Place of Manufacture: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 24 x 6 x 8 in. (61 x 15.2 x 20.3 cm)

Accession Number

2011.357

Medium or Technique

Rosewood, spruce, ebony, mother-of-pearl, celluloid, nickel silver

On View

Jan and Warren Adelson Gallery (Gallery 221)

Collections

Americas, Musical Instruments

Classifications

Chordophones

Provenance

May 1984, sold at Brimfield Flea Market to Jim Bollman, Arlington, Massachusetts; 2011, sold by Bollman to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 22, 2011)

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.