Fibreboard Violin

Description (Brief)
This violin was made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania around 1940-1950 by an unknown maker. The violin’s table and back are made of fibreboard, a type of engineered wood.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
violin
Date made
1940-1950
Place Made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
ID Number
1987.0055.08
catalog number
1987.0055.08
accession number
1987.0055
subject
Music & Musical Instruments
Violins
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Culture and the Arts: Musical Instruments
Violins
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Adam Gallan
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