Radha Krishna Sharma 56 Inch Pro Tanpura Male & Gig Bag . This professional quality male tanpura is made by Radha Krishna Sharma & Co. Male tanpuras are larger than the female versions and this one is 56" long. This model also features a masterfully carved gourd with beautiful leaf decorations and pretty plastic inlay throughout.
Please note: Decorations and colors will vary. These are all individually made and will be unique.
Item Overall: 56 inches in length, 13 inches in height and 15 inches in width
Body/Bowl: 13 inches in length, 13 inches in height and 15 inches in width
Body: Gourd is made of Hardwood that has been painted and is masterfully carved with beautiful leaf decorations. There is also pretty plastic decorative inlay throughout.
Neck: Made of Hardwood
Tuning Pegs/ Levers: There are 4 wooden tuning pegs
Tuning: G4, C4, C4, C3 highest to lowest
Strings: Strings are made from copper and steel. 1st string copper = .030," 2nd string steel= .016," 3rd string steel=.016" and 4th string copper=.022"
Nut: Made of bone; 3.75 inches in width; Neck at Nut: 3.75 inches in width
Neck at Body Joint: 4 inches in width
Bridge: Made from cattle bone and wood; Strings at Bridge: 2.5 inches
Scale Length: 38.5 inches
End Peg: Made from wood
Accessories Included: Soft nylon case lightly padded with 7" by 7" pocket