Hardanger violin

1800
Erik Jonssen Helland (Norwegian, active late 1700s to early 1800s)


Object Place: Telemark, Norway

Dimensions

Length 59.3 cm, width 19.2 cm (Length 23 3/8 in., width 7 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2005.210

Medium or Technique

Maple, spruce, bone, horn

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Collections

Europe, Musical Instruments

Classifications

Chordophones

Inscription

Handwritten label: Erik Johnsen / Hellund 1800; stamped on bridge: [maker's stamp] / PAMPL.

Provenance

2005, gift of the New England Conservatory to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 27, 2005)

Credit Line

Gift of the New England Conservatory of Music