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U994.4.43
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Reproduction Lute)
Date (Execution) : c.1930
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Style / Period : West Renaissance 1420-1600
Medium / Material  : Wood; Metal; Ivory
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Object Type : reproductions (derivative objects); lutes (chordophones
Visual Description : Modern reproduction of the renaissance lute has only six strings and is tuned like a guitar with metal strings and frets and a worm-gear "machine head" tuning mechanism in place of traditional wooden pegs.
Accession # : U994.4.43
Width (cm) : 31.50
Height (cm) : 96.50
Depth (cm) : 13.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Dr. Philip T. Young
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