Italian Cetra

Citole

ITALIAN CETRA,   from B. Antelami‚Äôs sculpture in Parma baptistery, XII century.

I build instruments with the standard method: body/neck carved in one piece and sound board added or back carving the solid block, adding a flat back. Wooden movable frets, fixed with wax to the fingerboard. Metal or gut strings. Free tuning. Vibrating string length, cm.34.

Average price Euro 1500/2000

(Final price depends on specific demands) 

 Front carved       Back carved        
 ex citola2 ITALIAN CETRA    Citole02    Back carved    ITALIAN CETRA 2