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Pentagonal Virginal

Date:
17th century
Geography:
Italy
Culture:
Italian
Classification:
Chordophone-Zither-plucked-virginal
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.2527
Not on view
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Europe. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1904, vol. I, pg. 81, ill.

Catalogue of Keyboard Instruments. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1903, pg. 29,31, ill.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments of All Nations: I. Europe, Galleries 25 and 26, Central Cases of Galleries 27 and 28. Catalogue., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, vol. 13, pg. 81, 81+, ill.



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