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Muzika! A Celebration of Czech and Slovak Music

Pochette (Dancing Master's Fiddle) Attributed to Bohemia, ca. 1600-1650

Portrait view Front view Bass side view Treble side view Back view

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NMM 2538. Pochette attributed to Bohemia, ca. 1600-1650. Made perhaps by a Romany craftsman near Prague. Board of Trustees, 1979.

Pegbox and Scroll Views

Front view of pegbox Bass side view of pegbox Treble side view of pegbox Back view of pegbox

Soundholes, Tailpiece, Bridge, Bottom View

Soundholes Tailpiece Bridge Bottom view

Literature:  André P. Larson, The National Music Museum: A Pictorial Souvenir (Vermillion: National Music Museum, 1988), p. 53.

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