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Part of Musical Instruments
Lorenz Hauslaib (German, Nuremberg 1568–1625 Regensburg)
Date: 1598Accession Number: 89.4.1191
Date: 17th centuryAccession Number: 89.4.94
Date: 1694–1733Accession Number: 14.25.1618
Franz Peter Bunsen (ca. 1725–1795 (master 1754))
Date: 1779Accession Number: 2010.138.1-.4
Date: last half 19th centuryAccession Number: 89.4.154
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The André Mertens Galleries for Musical Instruments include five rooms that house musical instruments arranged by region, with European instruments organized by type (winds, keyboards, strings, and percussion), and the instruments of Asia, Africa, Oceania, and the Americas represented by instruments unique to traditions of those areas.
Many of the instruments may be heard on an Audio Guide; guided tours are available several times a week and monthly concerts/demonstrations are provided during the academic year.
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