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Guitar: M/F.3-1943

Object information

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Maker: Unknown (Possibly)
Repairer: Risseuberg, J. H.




Ebony and ivory guitar

Legal notes

Given by Mrs Constance Goetze

Measurements and weight

Length: 85.9 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Hamburg ⪼ Germany

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1943) by Goetze, Constance, Mrs


19th century
1800 - 1899


Probably made in the 19th century

Components of the work

Maximum Depth 9.6 cm
Body Length 38.1 cm
String Length 59.2 cm

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: M/F.3-1943
Primary reference Number: 140029
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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