Electric one-string fiddle.
Photo by Dominic Ibbotson © The University of Edinburgh
One string fiddle
This instrument has a body of mahogany; the neck has been polished, the rest unfinished. The peg is made of boxwood. Measurements: Neck/body piece is 20.1mm wide; Neck length 580mm. No inscriptions. Current ownership: Lent by H. Allen.
d. martin, 1993-94.
855 (including electrics), 840 (without).
on loan to the Collection.
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