Pre-owned Bashir Angoor Patta
(grape leaf) and Sheesham wood
Kharaj Pancham sitar.
7 main strings ~ 13 sympathetics
~ Ravi Shankar style.
Made from aged mahogany with a medium dark finish. Like most sitars from Bashir this one is unique in decoration with
angoor carvings on both the tumba and the tabli.
Bottom gourd is from Pandipur in Maharashtra as all
of the BM sitarmaker sitars are. The strike plate,
neck rails and surrounding the headstock is hardwood
(sheesham). Composite bridge with natural materials for all hardware.
All original fitting and exactly as it was
new, played maybe 10 hours at the most. The top gourd is spun wood. One of his finer
instruments from a few years ago. This is a
consignment sale, owned by a local friend who wishes
to find it a good home! Has more of a round jawari
with a warm tone and ready to go! Includes a
fiberglass case and all standard accessories.
SOLD ~ page for reference only!
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