A five-stringed descant viol, developed in 18th century France, where it was popular with amateurs.

The pegbox is surmounted by a carved female head.


Horniman Museum and Gardens

100 London Road, Forest Hill, London, Greater London, SE23 3PQ
020 8699 1872
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Opening times

Museum: Daily, 10am - 5:30pm. Closed 24th - 26th December

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