Violin

about 1840
Thomas Howell (English, active 1830s)


Object Place: Bristol, England

Dimensions

Length 59.7 cm (23 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.818

Medium or Technique

Maple, spruce, ebony

On View

Musical Instruments Alcove (Gallery 103C)

Collections

Europe, Musical Instruments

Classifications

Chordophones

Original mahogany case

Provenance

2002, sold by an auction house through private treaty, London, England, to Tony Bingham, London, England; 2006, sold by Bingham to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 25, 2006)

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund