bandora

~ String instrument

Description

Although originally built like a cittern, its 6-7 courses of strings were tuned more like a lute.

Relationships

from: England, United Kingdom
invented by: John Rose (English instrument builder and inventor) (1560)
has hybrids: baryton (Bowed with pluckable strings)
subtypes: orpharion
type of: lute
Wikidata: Q16950185 [info]