This is a three stringed, long necked lute that was handmade in Morocco. This is the main instrument of the Gnawa and is the most common stringed instrument found in West Africa. Each design is unique and no two are alike. Also, if you are not musically inclined, they make great decor and are an interesting discussion piece. APPROX: Height: 47 in. Width: 6 in. Length: 9 in.