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Castor Folk Fiddle

Maker:
Castor, John  Search this
Physical Description:
pine (table material)
maple (back material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 7/8 in x 8 1/8 in x 4 in; 60.6425 cm x 20.6375 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
fiddle
Place Made:
United States: Mississippi, Piney Woods
Date made:
1850
Credit Line:
Gift of Louis Krasner
ID Number:
MI.69.14
Accession number:
282344
Catalog number:
69.14
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-38a9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_605623
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Potter Folk Fiddle

Maker:
Potter, Alvin  Search this
Physical Description:
pine (table material)
walnut (back material)
Measurements:
overall: 24 in x 8 in x 3 1/4 in; 60.96 cm x 20.32 cm x 8.255 cm
Object Name:
fiddle
Place Made:
United States: Tennessee
Date made:
1919
ID Number:
MI.66.061
Accession number:
261087
Catalog number:
66.061
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National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-3da7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_605625
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Richael Folk Fiddle

Maker:
Richael, Claude L.  Search this
Physical Description:
pine (table material)
hardwood (back material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 3/8 in x 7 13/16 in x 3 1/4 in; 59.3725 cm x 19.84375 cm x 8.255 cm
Object Name:
fiddle
Place Made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Grove City
Date made:
1932-1933
Credit Line:
Gift of Claude L. Richael
ID Number:
MI.364772
Accession number:
122570
Catalog number:
364772
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-5527-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605626
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Schramm Folk Fiddle

Maker:
Schramm, George  Search this
Physical Description:
pine (table material)
sycamore (back material)
maple (neck material)
Measurements:
overall: 25 in x 7 3/4 in x 2 1/4 in; 63.5 cm x 19.685 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
fiddle
Place Made:
United States
Date made:
1850-1875
ID Number:
1981.0530.07
Accession number:
1981.0530
Catalog number:
1981.0530.07
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-0754-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605627
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Gourd Folk Fiddle

Physical Description:
gourd (body material)
walnut (neck material)
skin (table material)
iron (nails material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 3/4 in x 6 in x 6 in; 60.325 cm x 15.24 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
fiddle
Place Made:
United States: Maryland, Saint Marys county
Date made:
19th century
ID Number:
MI.75.44
Accession number:
316462
Catalog number:
75.44
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-3da9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605630
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Taos Folk Fiddle

Physical Description:
wood (part material)
metal (part material)
paint, lacquer (part material)
Measurements:
overall: 27 3/4 in x 4 1/2 in x 1 3/4 in; 70.485 cm x 11.4935 cm x 4.445 cm
Object Name:
fiddle
Place Made:
United States: New Mexico, Truchas
Date made:
1915-1925
ID Number:
1981.0181.01
Accession number:
1981.0181
Catalog number:
1981.0181.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-3182-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605632
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Folk Violin

Physical Description:
ash (body material)
maple (part material)
Measurements:
overall: 22 3/4 in x 6 3/4 in x 2 3/4 in; 57.785 cm x 17.145 cm x 6.985 cm
Object Name:
fiddle
Place Made:
United States: Tennessee
Date made:
1875-1899
ID Number:
2016.0031.15
Catalog number:
66.411
2016.0031.15
Accession number:
2016.0031
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-3183-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_605633
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Folk Fiddle

Physical Description:
spruce (table material)
maple (back material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 1/2 in x 6 3/4 in x 3 in; 59.69 cm x 17.145 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
fiddle
Place Made:
United States
Date made:
1800 - 1899
Credit Line:
Gift of Merlin Smith
ID Number:
MI.394503
Accession number:
214741
Catalog number:
394503
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-3184-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_605634
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American Folk Fiddle

Physical Description:
pine (back material)
maple (part material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 in x 8 1/8 in x 2 3/4 in; 58.42 cm x 20.6375 cm x 6.985 cm
Object Name:
fiddle
Place Made:
United States
Date made:
1840-1860
ID Number:
1981.0864.01
Accession number:
1981.0864
Catalog number:
1981.0864.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-3185-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605635
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Calhoun Folk Fiddle

Maker:
Calhoun, A. B.  Search this
Physical Description:
pine (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 1/4 in x 6 7/16 in x 3 1/4 in; 59.055 cm x 16.35125 cm x 8.255 cm
Object Name:
fiddle
Place Made:
United States: New England
Date made:
1896
Credit Line:
Gift of Beatrice A. and Jacques Francais
ID Number:
1991.0706.01
Accession number:
1991.0706
Catalog number:
1991.0706.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-46eb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_606870
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Apache Fiddle

Maker:
Wilson, Chesley Goseyun  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 17 1/2 in x 4 3/4 in; 44.45 cm x 12.065 cm
Object Name:
fiddle
Place Made:
United States: Arizona, Tucson
Date made:
1989
Credit Line:
Gift of Chesley Goseyun Wilson
ID Number:
1989.0653.01
Accession number:
1989.0653
Catalog number:
1989.0653.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-6568-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_606930
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Clapper Fiddle

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 in x 3 1/2 in x 4 in; 58.42 cm x 8.89 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
fiddle
Place Made:
United States
Date made:
1900-1950
Credit Line:
Gift of Wallace Kuralt
ID Number:
1992.0517.01
Accession number:
1992.0517
Catalog number:
1992.0517.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-4b9d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_606945
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