Lute after Vvendelio Venere, Padua 1592
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An elegant 7 course, multi-rib lute from the workshop of the well known Paduan master. Its short string length makes it perfect for the performance of lute music from the 'golden age'. Also available with 8 courses. A simpler version can be built using only 13 ribs.
String length: 58.4 cm
Body size: 30.1 x 43.4 x 14.8 cm, 25 ribs