Dulcimer made by Walter S Meeson

Walter Stainton Meesonc. 1888

Leeds Museums & Galleries

Leeds Museums & Galleries
United Kingdom

This dulcimer with marquetry decoration has a plaque reading "W.S. Meeson. Maker Leeds". Walter Stainton Meeson was a music teacher in Leeds and won the prize for this instrument at the 1888 Workman's Industrial Exhibition in London.


  • Title: Dulcimer made by Walter S Meeson
  • Creator: Walter Stainton Meeson
  • Date Created: c. 1888
  • Location Created: Leeds
  • Physical Dimensions: object length: 145mm, object width: 1020mm, object depth: 495mm
  • Subject Keywords: Social history
  • Type: Dulcimer
  • Medium: Wood, metal

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