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What are the origins of stringed instruments?

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Smithsonian Music  Search this
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Youtube videos
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2016-07-27T13:19:08.000Z
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Music;Entertainers  Search this
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People & Blogs  Search this
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Flory Jagoda Trio - Sephardic Music

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National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
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Youtube videos
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2013-02-06T14:20:45.000Z
Topic:
Native Americans;American Indians  Search this
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Education  Search this
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Scanning the Worlds Greatest Violins

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Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
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Youtube videos
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2010-04-19T21:27:41.000Z
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Education  Search this
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Smithsonian Magazine
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The Senses: Design Beyond Vision | MTA.ME

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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum  Search this
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Youtube videos
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2018-05-14T16:48:43.000Z
Topic:
Design  Search this
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Education  Search this
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Demonstration of Tuvan instruments and throat singing

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
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2013-06-29T20:49:37.000Z
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
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Education  Search this
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Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
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Rahim AlHaj, Iraqi oud virtuoso, records "Rast"

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Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
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Youtube videos
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2009-03-23T15:37:53.000Z
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Cultural property  Search this
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Film & Animation  Search this
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Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
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Grupo Cimarrón perform "Y soy llanero"

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Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
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2009-03-23T15:31:55.000Z
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Cultural property  Search this
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Film & Animation  Search this
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Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
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Origin of the Erhu and Other Chinese String Instruments

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Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
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Youtube videos
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2014-07-15T21:31:57.000Z
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Cultural property  Search this
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Education  Search this
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Tengir-Too: Mountain Music of Kyrgyzstan

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Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
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Youtube videos
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2012-03-01T19:54:29.000Z
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Cultural property  Search this
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Musical Instruments of the Dimen Dong

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Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
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2014-08-18T20:43:17.000Z
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Folio from a Shahnama (Book of kings) by Firdawsi (d. 1020); recto: Rustam before Kay Khusraw under the jeweled tree; verso: text

Calligrapher:
Salik b. Sa'id  Search this
Patron:
Sultan-Ali Mirza (1478 - 1504)  Search this
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 34.9 x 24.6 cm (13 3/4 x 9 11/16 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Gilan, Iran
Date:
1493-1494 (899 A.H.)
Period:
Turkmen period
Topic:
Shahnama  Search this
Turkmen period (1378 - 1508)  Search this
Aq Qoyunlu dynasty (1378 - 1501)  Search this
garden  Search this
tambourine  Search this
Rustam  Search this
Iran  Search this
Kay Khusraw  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Henri Vever collection  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
oud  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1986.159
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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Russia

Artist:
Unknown, Active in New Spain  Search this
Medium:
Hand painted on canvas
Type:
Wallcoverings
Window shade
Object Name:
Window shade
Date:
1938–39
Credit Line:
Gift of Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
Accession Number:
2009-17-2
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Wallcoverings Department
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Fragment

Medium:
Medium: linen warp, cotton weft Technique: block printed on plain weave
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Fragment
Made in:
France
Date:
1770–80
Credit Line:
Bequest of Elinor Merrell
Accession Number:
1995-50-215
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Kneeling Musician

Manufacturer:
Konakovsky Ceramics Factory, founded 1809  Search this
Medium:
glazed porcelain
Type:
ceramics
Decorative Arts
Figure
Object Name:
Figure
Manufactured in:
Soviet Union
Date:
ca. 1960
Credit Line:
Gift of Emily Miller
Accession Number:
1999-12-1
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Fragment

Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: printed by engraved plate on plain weave
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Fragment
Made in:
England
Date:
ca. 1810
Credit Line:
Bequest of Elinor Merrell
Accession Number:
1995-50-134
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Textiles Department
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Proof for scarf

Designer:
Ruth Reeves, American, 1892–1966  Search this
Maker:
Ruth Reeves, American, 1892–1966  Search this
Medium:
Medium: silk Technique: screen printed on plain weave
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Proof for scarf
Made in:
USA
Date:
ca. 1930
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. William R. Bullard, Jr.
Accession Number:
1996-48-1
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Textiles Department
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Scarf

Designer:
Ruth Reeves, American, 1892–1966  Search this
Medium:
Medium: silk Technique: screen printed on plain weave
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Scarf
Made in:
USA
Date:
ca. 1930
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. Florence Mathews
Accession Number:
1996-21-1
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Textiles Department
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Man playing stringed instrument

Medium:
Glazed ceramic
Type:
ceramics
Decorative Arts
Plate
Object Name:
Plate
Place:
Soviet Union
Date:
ca. 1930
Credit Line:
Gift of Charlotte Y. Salisbury
Accession Number:
1995-143-3
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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New Republic Clothiers: Tie, $100 Bill Stack, Pillow, Emergency Vehicle

Design Director:
Tibor Kalman, American, b. Hungary, 1949–1999  Search this
Firm:
M&Co, New York, New York, USA, 1979–1992  Search this
Client:
Tom Oatman  Search this
Medium:
Offset lithography
Type:
graphic design
advertisement
Object Name:
advertisement
Place:
USA
Date:
late 20th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Tibor Kalman/ M & Co.
Accession Number:
1993-151-326
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The Old Man of the Mountain, from The Travels of Marco Polo

Designer:
Witold Gordon, American, b. Poland, 1885–1968  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Type:
albums (bound) & books
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
USA
Date:
1930
Credit Line:
Gift of Allen P. Golden
Accession Number:
1992-174-1-6
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