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Reproduction African-American Banjo

Reproduction African-American Banjo

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Description (Brief)
This banjo was made by Robert Klinger in Washington, D.C. in 1981. The banjo is a reproduction of an African-American banjo (catalog number 1990.0164.01) that was made in the shop of the National Museum of American History’s conservation lab.
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Object Name
date made
Klinger, Robert
place made
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Physical Description
wood (part material)
metal (part material)
overall: 31 in x 10 in x 3 1/2 in; 78.74 cm x 25.4 cm x 8.89 cm
ID Number
nonaccession number
catalog number
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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