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A North Indian ivory inlaid lute, Tambura

Stock Number: x5816
A very fine Indian four stringed lute known as a Tambura. These instruments are played as an accompaniment to vocalists or the more known Tabla or Sitar.
Price
Sales price $2000.00

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Description

A very fine Indian four stringed lute known as a Tambura. These instruments are played as an accompaniment to vocalists or the more known Tabla or Sitar. This example has ivory inlay running around the body of the body and along the neck, has a beautiful sound and is in perfect condition.

 

Origin:

Circa early to mid 20th Century, North India.

Dimensions:

Length: 144 cm / Width: 35 cm

Condition:

Good condition, presented on a custom display stand.