Showing results

Hide images


6 string. Vaulted back of 2 curved panels and one flat back panel; gilt decoration on panels, flower decoration painted round the edge of the sound-board and on peg-box; 12 ivory or bone frets; ivory edging around sound-board; ivory button at the top of the peg-box; small sound hole at the back.

  • Date:
  • Maker:
    Barry [Person]
  • Collection:
    Birmingham Conservatoire
  • Inventory number:
  • Place of production:
    Liverpool (Timezone: Europe/London)
  • Culture:
  • Period:
  • Materials:
  • Specific materials/techniques:
  • Decorative elements:
  • Inscriptions:Painted on sound-board next to sound-board hole: “BARRY” / “MAKER”
  • Hornbostel-Sachs category:
  • Repository:Birmingham Conservatoire
  • Measurements:758mm; body width: 305mm; body length: 440mm; body depth: 157mm; string length: 449mm.