Guitar Shaped 6 String Hurdy-gurdy (maker unknown) , c. late 18th Century

Guitar Shaped 6 String Hurdy-gurdy ,  c. late 18th Century
An interesting and historical instrument.
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Item # 2593
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Guitar Shaped Model 6 String Hurdy-gurdy (maker unknown), c. late 18th Century, made in France, amber varnish finish, maple bady and scroll, boxwood fixtures, ebony, ivory and boxwood appointments.
Overall length is 25 1/4 in. (64.1 cm.), 9 1/4 in. (23.5 cm.) across at the widest point, and 7 1/4 in. (18.4 cm.) high. Unrestored. Overall Excellent Historic Condition.