Folk Guitar with Crescent Cut-Outs


First Half of the 20th Century
Made from varied woods. Body in rectangular box
form with two f-holes and two crescent-shaped
holes. Central sound hole with inset perforated
metal panel. Fret board with mother-of-pearl inlay;
one piece damaged. Inset brass frets. Length 40.25″
Provenance: The Morgan Rank Collection of Folk
Art and Musical Instruments.