ANTIQUE INDIAN SARANGI HAND-PAINTED FIGURATIVE FOLK ART BANJIRA STRINGED INSTRUMENT .
Handcarved and handpainted ancient Indian wooden stringed instruments.
Indian sarangi 15 string antique banjira instrument with new bow. All strings are complete and still intact. Some scratches and some minor paint losses. Very good to excellent antique overall condition. Aside from the fact that the original bow is now separated from the main instrument and no longer available, the instrument itself is in exceptionally well-preserved overall antique condition. It is an exceptional piece and has exquisite wood carvings as well as exaggerated, incredibly finished, detailed and well executed hand-painted figures on the front lower and upper body and the curved lower body of the back of the instrument. An incredible early instrument with absolutely outstanding original hand-painted finishes. It remains as it was found and in 100% original antique condition. Unbelievable, all the strings are still there
15-string sarangi stringed instrument: banjira
Region of origin: India
Hand-painted decorative figurative paint
Main material: wood
Manufacturer: Unidentified Indian woodcarver/painter
Original/Reproduction: Antique original
Type: Musical Stringed Instrument
Length (24.8") 63 cm, width (6.3") 16 cm and height (3.9") 10 cm
**Due to photography and handwork, color variations may occur.
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