This Bowed Zither has been undergoing a revival thanks to people like Diddi fiðla and recently Chris Foster and Bára Grímsdóttir who are playing the type on this page as a working model.
Drawings are now available to purchase and download of
this instrument here
Introduction video here:
2013 model supplied with hardcase and bow
The melody is tuned to a, the middle drone to f# and the
bass to B
Available to order in maple/sycamore and spruce from
£950 including a case and delivery
Bentside models also available.
String sets available for this model from the Lyre shop
plans of this instrument here
This model is £650 with bow