Medium Artwork: Painting
City Valladolid | Region Castilla-León | Old kingdom Castile
|Body Oval||Strings 3 courses||Neck Long||Pegbox Obscured|
|Bridge Tailpiece||Frets Unclear||Back Vaulted||Pegs Obscured|
see main entry 17-135: Santo Tomás surrounded by angel musicians and apostles
This lute-like instrument asppears to have three courses of strings, a large central sound hole, and typically early seventeenth-century decorations on the soundboard. It is more like a small member of the lute family such as a mandora or, in Spain, perhaps a bandurria.
Photo taken by Gracia Gil, 2021. Used with her permission