21-Homemade-rebab

A home-made REBAB (bowed string instrument) with two strings and a horsehair bow from Bangka Island, Bangka-Belitung Province. The instrument has a wooden neck and a half-coconut-shell body covered with goat-skin, and with a goat-horn ornament on the top. Ethno-lingual group: Chinese (Tionghua)-Bangka. Photo: H. Kartomi, 1994. Property of Music Archive of Monash.

A home-made REBAB (bowed string instrument) with two strings and a horsehair bow from Bangka Island, Bangka-Belitung Province. The instrument has a wooden neck and a half-coconut-shell body covered with goat-skin, and with a goat-horn ornament on the top. Ethno-lingual group: Chinese (Tionghua)-Bangka. Photo: H. Kartomi, 1994. Property of Music Archive of Monash.