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Door Harp

Description

A lyre shaped harp that has two s-shaped scroll sides enclosing an upper band from which seven corks are hung by strings. The lower cross board has seven wires. Bolted to the back of the door.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900
Circa
Material
cork (bark)
wire
wood (plant material)
Object type
Musical T&E
Places
Probably Europe
Descriptive terms
cork (bark)
Harp
harps (chordophones)
wire
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
24 x 20 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.958
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
296596

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