University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 2014-13-77
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Islamic
Provenience: Romania (uncertain)
Krasnovodisk
Turkestan
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Wood
Length: 65.6cm
Width: 30cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Franklin Institute, 2014
Other NumberL-222-77 - Old Loan Number
36 - Franklin Institute Number
C-290 - Seder Number
6184.77 - Franklin Institute Number

Description

Islamic type lute with bent-back peg box bearing ten lateral pegs. Truncated pear-shaped body. Wooden sounding board with crude rosette and triangular sound-hole.


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