(fourteen 3-string choirs)

Unknown master.
Belorussia (?), Moldavia (?), Russia (?), the Ukraine (?), the 3rd quarter of the 19th century

Wood, metal

1933, transferred from the A. A. Bakhrushin State Theater Museum
Stock number: 16516/1531

Judging by the number of available tuning pegs, the instrument was supposed to be 45-stringed, and judging by the number of balance pins, it was supposed to be 42-stringed (strings were never attached to 3 bass tuning pegs). Single sound posts are set under the supports between the sound board and the back at full width of the body. There are 2 holes with a diameter of 18 mm in the lower side bar