Replica of an Anglo-Saxon Lyre

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Replica of the Sutton Hoo large lyre. Maplewood, with electrotyped fittings, bone bridge and gut strings. With tuning peg and wooden carrying case. This lyre is functional, and can be played. Replica of 1939,10-10.203.

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British Museum registration number SHR.10

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Height: 745 millimetres; Width: 210 millimetres