Lute by Matheus Buchenberg

Nine-course lute.

Details

Medium:
Yew, ebony veneered with ivory stringing
Dimensions:
80 cm
Art Fund grant:
£6,500 ( Total: £26,000)
Acquired in:
1992
Vendor:
Tony Bingham

The body is constructed of 41 strips of yew. The neck and pegbox are constructed from ebony veneered with ivory stringing.

Provenance

Tony Bingham.

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