Pair of cymbals

late 19th century


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Diameters 17.3 cm (6 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2028a-b

Medium or Technique

Brass

Not On View

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Idiophones

Bronze discs with a spherical segment depression in the center. A leather loop on each for holding.

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