Lute made from wood with three wire strings and three pegs. Carved wooden decoration at top fitting into slot at end of neck painted in red, yellow, blue & orange. [FC 6/11/2008]
Place details: SE ASIA. Malaysia. Sarawak. Local Name: Unknown. Materials: Wood Plant / Metal Wire / Pigment / Plant Fibre / ?. Processes: Carved / Decorated / Painted / Perforated / Knotted / Glued / ?. Colour: red, blue, green, yellow, white, orange Dimensions: L = 1330 mm W = 225 mm D = 110 mm When Collected: By 1970 Acquired: Donated 1970
KEYWORD: Musical Instrument / Lute / CLASS: Music / ?.MUSIC CLASS: 3. MUSIC NAME: necked box lute (3).