Jew's Harp; unknown maker; [?]; MT1996.141.6

Name/Title

Jew's Harp

About this object

Jew's Harp

Maker

unknown maker

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

[?]

Place Made

[?]

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal

Measurements

h 25mm x w 83mm x l 120mm
small

Subject and Association Keywords

domestic accessories

Subject and Association Keywords

games/amusements/hobbies

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.

Object Type

instrument

Object number

MT1996.141.6

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

Comments
Harm J. Linsen 01 Sep 2013 11:54 AM,UTC

It has the features of a Smith jew's harp. What is interesting is that the frame seems to be cast (therefore possibly early Smith). It might be an English make. Maybe Michael Wright from England can help you with determining where it's from and who made it.
Cordially,
Harm J. Linsen
the Netherlands

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