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Gagliano Violin

Maker:
Gagliano, Nicolo  Search this
Physical Description:
spruce (table material)
maple (back material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 1/2 in x 8 7/16 in x 3 7/8 in; 59.69 cm x 21.43125 cm x 9.8425 cm
Object Name:
violin
Place Made:
Italy: Campania, Naples
Date made:
1750
Related Publication:
19th Century American Ballroom Music
There's A Good Time Coming: Songs of the Hutchinson Family
George Frideric Handel. Seven Concerti Grossi, Op. 3
Credit Line:
Veterans Administration Hospital
ID Number:
MI.73.42
Accession number:
306526
Catalog number:
73.42
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_605488
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Guadagnini Violin

Maker:
Guadagnini, Joannes Baptista  Search this
Physical Description:
spruce (table material)
maple (back material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 3/4 in x 8 1/4 in x 3 7/8 in; 60.325 cm x 20.955 cm x 9.8425 cm
Object Name:
violin
Place Made:
Italy: Lombardy, Milan
Date made:
1752
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Walter D. Ludwig
ID Number:
1984.0769.01
Catalog number:
1984.0769.01
Accession number:
1984.0769
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-23f6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_605500
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Leonporri Violin

Maker:
Leonporri, Giovanni Francesco  Search this
Physical Description:
spruce (table material)
maple (back material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 7/8 in x 8 in x 3 7/8 in; 60.6425 cm x 20.32 cm x 9.8425 cm
Object Name:
violin
Place Made:
Italy: Lombardy, Milan
Date made:
1755
Credit Line:
Gift of Alfredo and Raquel Halegua
ID Number:
1980.0838.01
Catalog number:
1980.0838.01
Accession number:
1980.0838
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-6bcd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605505
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Marshall Violin

Maker:
Marshall, John  Search this
Physical Description:
spruce (table material)
maple (back material)
Measurements:
overall: 24 in x 8 1/2 in x 4 in; 60.96 cm x 21.59 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
violin
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1759
Related Publication:
Music From the Age of Jefferson
Six Sonatas for Violin and Harpsichord, BWV 1014-1019
Two Sonatas for Violin and Continuo, BWV 1021 & BWV 1023
ID Number:
MI.68.02
Catalog number:
68.02
Accession number:
274966
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-16b7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605507

English Violin Bow

Physical Description:
beefwood (overall material)
ivory (overall material)
bone (overall material)
horsehair (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3/8 in x 27 7/8 in x 1 1/4 in; .9525 cm x 70.8025 cm x 3.175 cm
Object Name:
bow
Place made:
United Kingdom: England
Date made:
ca 1750
Credit Line:
Gift of Janos Scholz
ID Number:
MI.72.15
Catalog number:
72.15
Accession number:
296918
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-3430-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_605559
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Joseph Mahoon Spinet

Maker:
Mahoon, Joseph  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
instrument: 8 1/2 in x 72 3/4 in x 29 3/4 in; 21.59 cm x 184.785 cm x 75.565 cm
overall: harpsichord: 9 3/4 in x 73 in x 30 1/2 in; 24.765 cm x 185.42 cm x 77.47 cm
Object Name:
harpsichord
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1753
Related Publication:
Densmore, Frances. Handbook of the Collection of Musical Instruments in the United States National Museum.
Credit Line:
Gift of F.H. and H.A. Vinton
ID Number:
MI.096636
Accession number:
49656
Catalog number:
096636
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Harpsichords
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-4cc5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605996
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Henry Jay Kit

Maker:
Jay, Henry  Search this
Physical Description:
spruce (overall material)
maple (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 1/2 in x 4 1/4 in x 2 1/2 in; 41.91 cm x 10.795 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
pochette
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
ca 1750
Related Publication:
Densmore, Frances. Handbook of the Collection of Musical Instruments in the United States National Museum.
ID Number:
MI.094867
Accession number:
23899
Catalog number:
094867
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-dfeb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_213570
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