4-course Bass Diatonic Cittern
62 cm mensur
4-coursse bass diatonic cittern, 62 cm mensur - own design (2008)
String length: 62 cm
Hard Maple (sides, neck, fingerboard, pegbox, bridge, back)
Cocobolo [dalbergia spp.] (back, pegs, strap button, side scrolls)
Sitka Spruce (top - single piece)
Ebony (fret wedges)
Other: Bone nut and saddle. Parchment: rosette. End pins are made from 6mm cloisonné beads and brass nails.
Finish: Shellac sealer and color coats followed by oil varnish.
Model based on my own design.