From: Georgia (Country) | Tiflis

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Native Name Santir (uncertain)
Object Number 2014-13-50.1
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Georgia (Country) | Tiflis
Section Near Eastern
Materials Wood

Santir? Trapedzoidal Shape. 24 sets of quadruple and one set of triple strings, each set consisting of one wrapped and 3 simple wire strings. The wrapped strings pass over bridges and are struck while the rest of the set vibrate in sympathy with them.

Height 8.8 cm
Length 74.7 cm
Width 36.6 cm
Credit Line Gift of the Franklin Institute, 2014
Other Number L-222-50A - Old Loan Number | C249 - Seder Number | 6184.50 - Franklin Institute Number

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