Authentic Brazilian berimbau with painted stripe design handmade from traditional Beriba wood (Eschweilera ovata) in Salvador Bahia Brazil. Approximately 60 inches in length. The real medium size painted gourd resonator must be tied on to amplify the sound. Includes wooden plectrum, caxixi, and stone. The bow and gourd are made of natural products. It is not uncommon for there to be natural blemishes that occurred during the growth of these gourds and trees. Please note these are a handmade natural product the shape and sizes may vary.
Actual item weight: 1.5 lbs.
Mid-East is a family owned and operated musical instrument maker based in Melbourne, Florida. Mid-East designs and creates handcrafted, historic, and ethnic instruments from rich cultures all around the world. Instruments such as the harp, sitar, bodhran, oud, doumbek, ukulele, and dulcimer are but a few of the instruments we make easily accessible to musicians and enthusiasts worldwide.
This product is shipped from our warehouse in Melbourne, FL, USA.
This product can only be shipped to a United States address.
This product is brand new and includes the manufacturer's warranty, so you can buy with confidence.
What is BLEMISHED?
Product codes ending in "-1(S)" or "-2(S)" are blemished. These products are new and unused with superficial blemishes that may include, blisters in the finish, scratches, dents, stains, discoloration, rust or pitting on metals, imperfect glazes, non-structural repairs such as putty in nail holes, or other surface marks. A "-1(S)" product has minor blemishes and a "-2(S)" product has moderate blemishes and/or minor repairs. The irregularity does not affect the playability or sound quality of the instrument. Product codes ending in "-3(S)" and "-4(S)" are also new and unused, but came to manufacturer needing repairs. If it's a "-3(S)," the product has been repaired, but if it's a "-4(S)," it will still require significant repairs when received by the customer. Product codes ending in "PROP" are unable to be played and are for display purposes only.
Please note: For safety during shipping, the manufacturer don't tune the instruments before sending to customers.
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Hi, I am interested in buying the painted berminbau to learn to play. Is this bermimbau for use or decoration? asked by Dru on May 09, 2017
Hi, this item is for use! answered by Tatyana (Staff)
on May 10, 2017