This 8 course lute features a bowl constructed of 25 scalloped staves and a peg box with lacework. The scale length is 600 mm.
A hard case is included with the instrument.
Neck, Bowl, Nut, Bridge, and End Pin: Sheesham
Peg Box: Sheesham and Lacewood
Body/Bowl: 17.5 inches in length, 6.5 inches in width and 12.25 inches in height
Neck at Nut: 2.75 inches in width
Neck at Body Joint: 3.875 inches in width
Nut: 2.75 inches in width
Strings at the Nut: 2.375 inches in width
Strings at Bridge: 4 inches in width
Scale Length: 23.625 inches (600 mm)
Actual instrument weight is approximately 2.1 lbs.
Made in Pakistan.
SPECIAL NOTE - No Warranty on Strings:Manufacturers recommend that you change the strings on your instrument as soon as you receive it. During the long journey to your home the elements affect the strings and may shorten their life expectancy and reduce their sound quality. On occasion, a string may fail during this trip; therefore, it is recommended that you purchase a replacement set of strings and consider changing them as soon as possible. Learning to change strings should be the first lesson learned when embarking on the journey of playing a new instrument.