|Instrument Title||Ud 2 |
|Instrument ID||84.00 |
|Variant Instrument Name||'Ud |
|Hornbostel-Sachs class||321.321-6 |
|Description||Short-necked lute with pear/bowl-shaped body with flat soundboard. 11 strings in 6 courses (5 pairs plus an additional low string); 12 black tuning pegs (6 on left side, 6 on right); peghead is angled away from plane of fingerboard. There are no frets on the neck. The bridge is make of very dark wood. |
There are light and dark square wood inlays around face and up sides of fingerboard; fingerboard has dark wood designs inlayed into white fingerboard. White and dark alternating square inlays longitudinally around body and up back of neck vertically; inlayed square and diamond-shaped motifs set into back of body; back of body is made of alternating dark and lighter woods. There is one large soundhole (closest to neck) and two smaller ones, all of which have white wood cut-out roses in them. Large soundhole has alternating triangular and square inlaid designs around it with a small square and diamond design, flanked by a square, between it and the neck.
U.W. Identification Sticker #167393.
It has a black cardboard case.
|Dimensions||Length to nut - 74 cm|
Length from nut to top of pegboard
- 23 cm
Body width - 37 cm
Depth along bowl - 29.5 cm
|Accessories||Black cardboard case. |
|Digital Collection||Ethnomusicology Musical Instrument Archive |
|Image No.||xmc_084a.jpg |
|Contact Info||For further information contact: Archivist, University ofWashington Ethnomusicology Division, School of Music Box353450, Seattle, WA 98195; (206) 543-0974 |
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|Repository||University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives |
|Digital reproduction field||Photographed with digital camera (JPG image); processed
using Photoshop (resized to 550 pixels, quality level 5,
label added) |