Edmund Franklin Bryant (American, 1855–1940)
Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Length 59.4 cm, width 17.2 cm (Length 23 3/8 in., width 6 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Cigar-shaped body with flat front, back, and sides, of solid maple, with long cut-outs in upper and lower half separated by septum. Curved maple pieces attached to upper and lower end of body. Maple neck. Tuning pins, fingerboard, tailpiece, nut, saddle, and end button of ebony. Bridge of maple. Orange-brown varnish.
Stamped on back: E. F. BRYANT
1991, gift of Harold Priest, Liberty, Maine, to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 23, 1991)