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.

Venue details

Reid Concert Hall Museum of Instruments Bristo Square, EDINBURGH Edinburgh EH8 9AG 0131 650 2806 www.ed.ac.uk

Entry details

Free to all

Wed, 3pm – 5pm
Sat, 10am – 1pm

Closed 25 Dec – 2 Jan

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