Cretan lyra

~ String instrument

Description

The Cretan lyra is a Greek pear-shaped, three-stringed bowed musical instrument, central to the traditional music of Crete and parts of Greece.

Relationships

from: Greece
has hybrids: viololyra (cretan lyra / violin hybrid)
related instruments: rebec (Medieval bowed lyre)
type of: bowed string instruments
Wikidata: Q369556 [info]