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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Mediaeval Fiddle
By Goerge
An excellent hand crafted 4 string fiddle by Goerge, a specialist in mediaeval stringed instruments
By Waidler
A 4 string mediaeval instrument thought to have been the forerunner to the cittern.
By Hora

Hora Alto Balalaika 3 String

By Hora

Hora Bass balalaika 3 string

Symphony, Hurdy-Gurdy Instrument
By Marga
Marga Student 3 String Chromatic Symphony
Harp, Lever Harp Instrument

Heritage 38 string harp with semitone levers in natural finish (beech) 

Soprano bowed psaltery with bow and tuning lever.
Tenor Viol Kit

A well designed tenor viol kit after John Rose c.1604 which builds into an excellent instrument.

Tenor Viol Instrument
By Lu-Mi

Lu Mi Tenor viol after Henry Jaye ca1620 (string length 560mm) made to the highest possible standards.

Harp, Lever Harp Instrument
By Camac

Camac are one of the world's leading Celtic harp specialists, and their beautifully made harps have modern harp tension and advanced easy to use semi tone levers.