arpeggione (bass viol with guitar frets and tuning)

~ String instrument

Description

Invented in 1823, it had a body like a medieval fiddle, but had frets and tuning like the guitar.

Relationships

from: Wien, Austria
invented by: Johann Georg Stauffer (instrument inventor and guitar maker) (1823)
type of: bowed string instruments
Wikidata: Q638182 [info]
picture: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Arpeggione_Henning_Aschauer_1968.png [info]