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Title Sitar.
Accession Number 12519
Museum Name Indian Museum, Kolkata
Gallery Name N.A.
Object Type Musical Instruments
Main Material Wood
Component Material II Ivory
Component Material III Iron
Country India
Provenance India
Origin Place India
Find Place India
Period / Year of Work Not Known
Inscription NA
Tribe Not known.
Dimensions Maximum Length- 122.5 cm, Maximum Diameter of the resonator- 22 cm.
Brief Description It is a string musical instrument. The resonator is made of gourd while the rest of the body is made of wood. The entire body is decorated with inlaid ivory work. Five pegs with lion motif are tied with iron strings.