This professional quality male tanpura is made by Radha Krishna Sharma & Co. Male tanpuras are larger than the female versions and this one is 56" long. This model also features a masterfully carved gourd with beautiful leaf decorations and pretty plastic inlay throughout.
Please note: Decorations and colors will vary. These are all individually made and will be unique.
Item Overall: 56 inches in length, 13 inches in height and 15 inches in width
Body/Bowl: 13 inches in length, 13 inches in height and 15 inches in width
Body: Gourd is made of mahogany that has been painted and is masterfully carved with beautiful leaf decorations. There is also pretty plastic decorative inlay throughout.
Neck: Made of mahogany
Tuning Pegs/ Levers: There are 4 wooden tuning pegs
Tuning: G4, C4, C4, C3 (highest to lowest)
Strings: Strings are made from copper and steel. 1st string (copper) = .030," 2nd string (steel)= .016," 3rd string (steel)=.016" and 4th string (copper)=.022"
Nut: Made of bone; 3.75 inches in width; Neck at Nut: 3.75 inches in width
Neck at Body Joint: 4 inches in width
Bridge: Made from bone and wood; Strings at Bridge: 2.5 inches
Scale Length: 38.5 inches
End Peg: Made from wood
Accessories Included: Soft nylon case lightly padded with 7" by 7" pocket
Restrictions: For FedEx ground service ONLY. Only valid for the 48 contiguous United States (not valid for shipping to Alaska and Hawaii). Not valid for 3rd party shipping accounts. Promotion code must be used at time of order and cannot be combined with any other offers. Must be from available stock and shipped at one time, to one location by the expiration date. Not valid on prior sales, backorders or future shipments. Shipping will be deducted from any returns. Tax and shipping are not included in minimum purchase. Valid through September 30th, 2014.
Promotion Code: SP1450SH