mandora / gallichon (18th century bass lute)

~ String instrument

Description

Invented by European luthiers in the first half of the 18th century, it had 6 to 7 single or double courses of gut strings and a long neck with either sharp or shallow angled pegbox.

Relationships

from: Central Europe
Germany
Northern Italy
type of: lute
Wikidata: Q1889081 [info]