Original 5 Stringed Dotara Folk Musical Instrument Of Bengal. Folk musical instrument of Bengal. Length: 74 cm Width: 7 inches Depth: 4 inches.
Picture may differ as multiple inventory are available. A kind of small rabab, A treasure for art collectors. Dotara is one of the rarest musical instruments of the world today. The instrument is a string instrument played by local caste musicians in Bengal (India).The body of the instrument is carved from wood log and goat skin is pasted on its belly. It consists of total 5 strings in which steel and some times bronze strings are used.
It is a strumming instrument played with the help of a special plectrum called Jawa, made up of coconut shell. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\String\Folk & World\Rebabs". The seller is "nad-sadhna" and is located in this country: IN. This item can be shipped worldwide.