Muscial instrument (oriental lute, tar) with 3 strings and reddish wooden cocoanut-shaped sounding-box covered with parchment. Wood stem section with 3 hooks for metal strings.

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Historical period(s)
19th century
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Gift of Ernst Herzfeld
Accession Number
FSC-W-6
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Musical Instrument
Type

Lute (tar)

Keywords
Iran
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Ernst Herzfeld German, 1879 - 1948

Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum