Psalmodikon

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Psalmodikon

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Description

One stringed wooded instrument used in small churches in Sweden and Norway when they did not have an organ. Played with a bow or by strumming.
This Psalmodikon was made by Nels Mattiason.

Alt. spelling: Psalmodican.

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About This Item

  • Title: Psalmodikon
  • Creator: Mattiason, Nels
  • Creation Date: circa 1870
  • Subject Date: circa 1870
  • Town: Kronebergelan, New Sweden
  • County: Aroostook
  • State: ME
  • Media: wood
  • Dimensions: 118 cm x 10.5 cm x 7.5 cm
  • Local Code: 407
  • Object Type: Physical Object

For more information about this item, contact:

New Sweden Historical Society
116 Station Road, New Sweden, ME 04762
207-896-5844

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