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WOODEN HASAPI: a long boat-shaped lute with 2 strings, an intricately carved wooden body, and a plectrum is attached to its bridge, from the Batak Toba area of North Sumatra Province, Sumatra collected in 1982. Ethno-lingual group: Batak Toba. Photo: Karen Kartomi Thomas, 2013. Property of Music Archive of Monash University.

WOODEN HASAPI: a long boat-shaped lute with 2 strings, an intricately carved wooden body, and a plectrum is attached to its bridge, from the Batak Toba area of North Sumatra Province, Sumatra collected in 1982. Ethno-lingual group: Batak Toba. Photo: Karen Kartomi Thomas, 2013. Property of Music Archive of Monash University.