Reproduction of Minnesinger Harp


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Reproduction of Minnesinger Harp   (1912.05.0002)
  1. Communication T&E
  2. :
  3. Musical T&E
  4. :
  5. Musical Instruments
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Medieval, 1100 - 1400
Culture German

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 106.0 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 44.5 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 16.0 cm
Weight 4810 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Plant--Wood , Metal--Steel, Animal--Viscera, Animal--Tooth--Ivory
Manufacturing Processes Carved, Inlaying, Stringing, Manufacturing
Munsell Color Information Moderate Olive Brown (2.5Y 4/6) -Midpoint, 3rd string. Strong Brown (2.5YR 3/6) -Frame, midpoint. Dark Grayish Yellow (2.5Y 6/4) -6th lozenge inlay.

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

"Frame harp," Encyclopædia Britannica Online <> [Accessed March 4, 1999]. "Minnesinger," Encyclopædia Britannica Online <> [Accessed March 4, 1999].

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Purchase
Reproduction yes
Reproduction Information N/A

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