Musical glasses (armonica)

early 19th century


Object Place: Germany

Dimensions

Length 69.2 cm, width 33 cm, height with stand 81 cm (Length 27 1/4 in., width 13 in., height with stand 31 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.2047

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, glass

On View

Musical Instrument Gallery (Gallery 103D)

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Idiophones

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