Fibreboard Violin

Fibreboard Violin

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Description
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
Credit Line
Gift of Adam Gallan
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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