late 19th century
L. 73.7 cm (29 in.), W. 15.2 cm ( 6 in.); D. 8.9 cm (3-1/2 in.)
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Pluriarc (Bowlute; Harp Zither; Congo Guitar).Each string of the pluriarc has its own flexible stick to keep it under tension. The strings are tuned by the variable curvature of the sticks.
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