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  7. [sound devices by acoustical characteristics]
  8. chordophones
  9. zitherlike chordophones
  10. [zitherlike chordophones: plucked]
  11. Scheitholts
Scope note
German plucked zitherlike chordophones with one to four melody strings and several drone strings stretched over a slender rectangular soundbox with frets fitted to its long left side and tapering to form a pegbox at the upper end.
Accepted term: 22-Jul-2024