Zither (koto)

19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Length 190.9 cm, width 25 cm, height 15.7 cm (Length 75 3/16 in in., width 9 13/16 in., height 6 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2005.212

Medium or Technique

Paulownia and other woods, lacquer work, tortoiseshell, ivory, silver

On View

Musical Instrument Gallery (Gallery 103D)

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Chordophones

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