Violin

Collection Type

  • Musical instruments

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-171764

Description

Violin with three loose strings. Rectangular case with red velvet interior. Two bows stored in lid of case, one from Paris, the other from Germany.

Details

Descriptive Terms

violins
wood (plant material)
gut
horsehair
leather
velvet (fabric weave)
Instrument, Stringed
Fiddle
Violin
Violin

Inscription

"Thomas N. Codman"

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Possibly Fendt, Bernhard Simon, I, 1756-1832 (Maker)
Possibly Fendt, Bernhard Simon, II, 1800-1852 (Maker)
Bernadel, Gustave (Vendor)

Location of Origin

London, England; Paris

Object Type

Musical T&E; Musical Instruments

Dimensions

5.25 x 38.375 x 12 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.2658

Places

Ville de Paris department (Île-de-France, France) [department]