Cumbus Saz, Short Neck, 6-Strings with Soft Case, 35.5-Inch
Cumbus Saz, Short Neck, 6-Strings with Soft Case, 35.5-Inch CMSS made in Turkey

Cumbus Saz, Short Neck, 6-Strings with Soft Case, 35.5-Inch

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This cumbus's body is created from spun aluminum and its neck and bridge are wood. The sound board is a synthetic drum head. Its 35.5 inches long, 10 inches wide and 6.25 inches deep. It has 6 geared tuning pegs/levers and 6 metal strings; one of which is wound, in 3 courses.The cumbus is a relatively young instrument. It was developed in Istanbul in the early 1900's. The inventor, Zeynel, became known as Zeynel Abidin Bey. The famous Ataturk Mustafa Kemal, Turkey's first president, dubbed it Cumbus, pronounced joom-bush. Cumbus is Turkish for revelry, just the mood this instrument inspires. Our Cumbuses are imported from the Family shop of Zeynel Abidin on Ataturk Bulvar in Istanbul.Important Specifications:Item Overall: 35.5 inches in length, 10 inches in width and 6.25 inches in heightBody/Bowl: 10 inches in length, 10 inches in width and 5.5 inches in heightNeck at Nut: .875 inches in widthNeck at Body Joint: 1 inch in widthNut: .75 inches in width, plasticScale Length: 26 inches (Movable)Frets: 19 tied nylon fretsAccessories Included:Black soft case

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