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Electro String Instrument Corporation (Rickenbacker brand) (American)
Object Place: Los Angeles, California, United States
Length x width: 52.1 x 15.9 cm (20 1/2 x 6 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Bakelite, steel, aluminum
Musical Instrument Gallery (Gallery 103D)
Original case and cable.
1936, sold to source unidentified, San Francisco, CA; 1997, sold to an anonymous collector, New York, NY; 2012, sold to Steve Uhrik, New York String Service, Brooklyn, NY; 2012, sold by Uhrik to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 28, 2012)
Museum purchase with funds donated by the Halfway Rock Foundation