kacapi indung (Boat shaped zither used in Sundanese gamelan)

~ String instrument


Known as indung "mother" or parahu "boat", it has 18 brass strings each with its own pyramid shaped bridge. Shaped like a boat, its sound hole is at the bottom.


from:Sunda, Jawa, Indonesia
used in:kacapi suling
type of:kacapi (Family of Sundanese string zithers)
picture:https://static.metabrainz.org/irombook/kacapi/kacapi_indung.png [info]
Wikidata:Q13199437 [info]