Fiddle (sarangi) and bow

Fiddle (sarangi) and bow

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Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The fiddle and bow are made of unpainted carved Tun wood.
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The Warwick Gitterne

The Warwick Gitterne

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Date: 1330
Creator: unknown
Description: The fiddle is highly carved on the sides of the body. The bridge making the instrument into a viol was added in the sixteenth century.
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Baryton

Baryton

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Date: 1700/1799~
Creator: unknown
Description: The baryton has many strings and is devoid of extra ornamentation or decoration.
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Music Power / Melodie

Music Power / Melodie

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Date: 1985
Creator: unknown
Description: The sculpture is created from bronze pieces shaped like parts of violins and other similar instruments. They are stacked and piled one upon another to create a vertical sculpture.
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Gujaratan Sarangi (fiddle)

Gujaratan Sarangi (fiddle)

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Date: 1800/1899
Creator: unknown
Description: The body of the fiddle is small in relation to the neck. The instrument is highly decorated.
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Sarangi

Sarangi

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Date: 1900~
Creator: unknown
Description: The instrument appears squat as the neck and body run together. There are many strings and pegs on both the side and the front of the instrument.
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[News Script: Fiddler at Hamilton]

[News Script: Fiddler at Hamilton]

Date: January 5, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a Hamilton man's appearance on "Ripley's Believe It or Not" featuring the musical instruments he builds from bits of scrap wood
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[News Script: Fiddler]

[News Script: Fiddler]

Date: November 28, 1957
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a gift of a new violin given to Fort Worth blind fiddler "Uncle" Barney Holt after he lost his instrument in a house fire.
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