BLEMISHED: Oud, Egyptian standard with soft Case. This oud has the classic tear-drop shape. The body has monochromatic hardwoods, 17 staves, decoration on the back. The three round sound holes have decorative rosette inserts (rosette and pick guard designs vary) and are trimmed with faux mother of pearl inlay. The soundboard has a spruce finish. Tuning pegs/levers are painted wood pegs. There are eleven strings. The bridge is fixed. The finger board decorations may vary.
Body/Bowl: 20 inches in length, 8.25 inches in width and 14.5 inches in height
Neck at Nut: 1.5 inches in width
Neck at Body Joint: 2.25 inches in width
Nut: 1.0313 inches in width, made from bone
Strings at the Nut: 1.25 inches in width
Strings at Bridge: 3 inches in width
Scale Length: 23.75 inches
*12 painted wood tuning pegs/levers
Includes nylon padded gig bag with pick.
Suggested Turkish Oud tunings in the Arabic style D, G, A, D, G, C. We recommend the Roosebeck Arabic Oud String Set Code: RBSOUDA.