Scratch & Dent Strings
Item #: EKTT-2S
BLEMISHED: Ektara, Tenor (Item Code: EKTT-2) Ek means one and tar means string in Hindi. 6"x30", one string can be made to give a range of tones by applying pressure at various points along the neck. Simple and fun to play. This is a folk instrument made in the central coastal State of Maharashtra. The soundboard is goat skin is tightly stretched over an opening cut in the pumpkin gourd body. A bamboo shaft which serves as the neck One strings is (are) stretched from a hook at the end of the gourd, over the bridge, to the tuning peg at the end of the bamboo shaft.
Item #: STMP-TU-2
BLEMISHED: Sitar Toomba, Ultra, Blemished (Item Code: STMP-TU-2) A hand carved wooden toomba with a threaded brass fitting for mounting on the neck of full sized Ultra Professional Sitars. Coloring and carvings may vary.may vary.