8-COURSE RENAISSANCE LUTE

Based on Wendelio Venere, Padua c. 1592 (Accademia Filarmonica, Bologna).

String length: 59cm, bowl with 25 ribs in walnut and ebony spacers, soundboard in spruce edged with ebony binding, bridge in corm wood, black stained neck and pegbox, fingerboard in rosewood, pegs in ebony and nut in bovine bone.

String length: 59cm, bowl with 11 ribs in honey locust and maple, soundboard in spruce edged with pear wood binding, fingerboard and nut in pear wood, bridge in corm wood and maple, neck and pegbox in maple, pegs in rosewood.