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Long lute: MAR.M.300-1912

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Bachmann, Antonius (Maker)

Legal notes

C.B. Marlay Bequest

Measurements and weight

Length: 112.5 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Berlin ⪼ Germany

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley


Late 18th century
Production date: dated AD 1778


The instrument appears to have been made up of parts from different instruments

Components of the work

Back composed of sycamore ( figured) Body Depth 10.3 cm Length 34 cm Width 23.2 cm
String Length 84 cm

Identification numbers

Accession number: MAR.M.300-1912
Primary reference Number: 77441
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Friday 21 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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