Mandolin

Collection Type

  • Musical instruments

Date

1880-1889

GUSN

GUSN-20119

Description

Mandolin, eight string, wood w/ ivory and turtle inlay--3 flowers of ivory on front piece. Wood bent at back to form deep cavity.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mandolins
ivory (tooth component)
wood (plant material)
Vegetable Ivory
MANDOLIN

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Capeci, Victor (Maker)

Location of Origin

Buenos Aires, S. America

Dimensions

24 x 8 x 5.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.329