Strings – 266 items
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String Instruments at the Early Music Shop

Browse our early string instruments, from lutes to lyres, from harps to hurdy-gurdies… For individual strings and string sets, click here.

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Bass Viol Kit

A well designed bass viol kit after Barak Norman c1710 which builds into an excellent instrument.

Rebec Kit
The EMS alto rebec kit is an inexpensive 3 string instrument based on several historic patterns.
Psaltery Kit
Alto bowed psaltery with bow and tuning lever.
Tenor bowed psaltery with bow, case and tuning lever.
Treble Viol Kit

A well designed treble viol kit after Henry Jaye c1629 which builds into an excellent instrument.

Lute Instrument
By Haddock
Haddock 8 Course Lute after Hieber
By Hora

Hora Alto Psaltery Bowed Including Bow And Padded Bag

Psaltery Instrument
By Hora

Hora Melody Harp - (small plucked psaltery) with tunes

By Lu-Mi

Lu Mi 5 string baroque 'cello after Amati, string length 650mm

By Lu-Mi

Lu Mi baroque violin after Jacobus Stainer 1679, string length 325mm