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Source:   Music -- lyre


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Chelys or lyre from a vase in the British Museum, where also are fragments of such an instrument, the back of which is of shell ; Tortoise-shell lyre from a Greek vase in Munich ; Egyptian cithara now at Berlin.

Image ID: 832591

Chelys or lyre from a vase in the British Museum, where also are fragments of such an instrument, the back of which is o... (1911)

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Image Title

:  Chelys or lyre from a vase in the British Museum, where also are fragments of such an instrument, the back of which is of shell ; Tortoise-shell lyre from a Greek vase in Munich ; Egyptian cithara now at Berlin.

Published Date

: 1911

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 19 x 18.5 cm.

Notes

: Includes additional text.

Original Source

: From The Encyclopaedia Britannica : a dictionary of arts, sciences literature and general information. (Cambridge, England : Cambridge University Press, 1911) .

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Music -- lyre

Source Description

: 1 folder (28 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC MUSIC-Lyr

Digital ID

: 832591

Record ID

: 1061561

Digital Item Published

: 12-31-2007; updated 3-25-2011

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