Sihu ("Four stringed fiddle", Spike tube fiddle) and bow
Technical description: Wooden body, diameter 75, depth 96, with concave sides and simple cut-out pattern on base; covered with snakeskin sound-table; 4 silk strings; 4 hexagonal pegs; Bow: Technical description: Flattened S-shaped bamboo bow; strung with horse-hair. Overall length: 689mm.
p.r. cooke, 1995.
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