1938.34.610

Necked box lute known as an English keyed-guitar or Cittern.

Place details: EUROPE. UK / England. Cultural Group: European English Local Name: English keyed guitar, Cittern Materials: Wood Plant / Elephant Tooth Ivory Animal / Brass Metal / ?. Processes: Carpentered / Perforated / Inlaid / ?. Dimensions: Max L = 736 mm Max W = 300 mm Maker: Unknown Field Collector: A. Weston? When Collected: 1800 - 1911 Other Owners: Purchased by Henry Balfour from A. Weston, 1911 PRM Source: Henry Balfour Acquired: Bequeathed 1939

KEYWORD: Musical Instrument / Lute / CLASS: Music / ?.MUSIC CLASS: 3. MUSIC NAME: necked box lute.