Sūr pyār (Compound Sitar, Tambura, Esraj)

Date: late 19th century
Geography: Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
Culture: Indian
Medium: gourd, wood, polychrome, steel and gut strings, ivory, metal
Dimensions: L. 47-1/2 in., 1st Diam. 8-1/2 in., 4 strings; 2nd Diam. 6-3/4 in., 5 strings; 3rd Diam. 8-1/2 in., 5 strings. Bow length 28-1/2 in.
Classification: Chordophone-Lute
Credit Line: The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number: 89.4.1313

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