rebec (Medieval bowed lyre)

~ String instrument


pear shaped body made from a single piece of wood, this medieval bowed string-instrument originated as a Byzantian lyra like variant of the Arabic Rebab and was a possible influence to the violin.


derived from: rebab
related instruments: Cretan lyra
type of: bowed string instruments
Wikidata: Q737520 [info]
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