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Violin and bow  (Music and Sound)  "circa 1910"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1900-1920

Materials:

Agave stalk, metal wire, paint, horsehair, sinew

Techniques:

Cut, carved, painted, wrapped

Dimensions:

violin: 62.2 x 13.7; bow: 60 x 7.5 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Apache, Native Americans, North America, Plains, Southern Plains, Western Apache, White Mountain Apache

State:

Arizona

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of the Museum of Art at the Rhode Island School of Design (Providence, Rhode Island); acquired by MAI through an exchange with the Museum of Art in 1945.

Source ID:

NMAI_221381

Catalog Number:

20/7147

Album Name:

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