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Museum of Music History Musical Instruments Collection [H 2014.07.]


Guszla (Zenetörténeti Múzeum CC BY-NC-SA)
Provenance/Rights: Zenetörténeti Múzeum / Brauer-Benke József (CC BY-NC-SA)


One stringed, horse heade gusla. Slit leather membrane cover. On the neck of the instrument there is a Cyrillic Njegoš inscription, and below it is a portrait with a carving on which visible Petar II Petrović-Njegoš, who was a Prince-Bishop (vladika) of Montenegro, poet and philosopher.


Lenght: 76 cm; Widht: 17 cm; Dept: 6 cm;

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Object from: Museum of Music History

- Since its foundation in 1969, the Institute of Music of the Hungarian Academy of Arts and Sciences has been collecting objects related to the ...

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