BORNEO SAPE 1230mm XXL Traditional Dayak Guitar Music Musical Instrument World Rainforest Festival

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$495.00

An XXL (1230mm/48.4 inches in length) lovely three string Sape in the shape of a Burung Kenyalang / Rhinocerus Hornbill Bird with elaborated horn entwine in the Berinjan style. Body decorated with Buah Gumbang Bersimpang / Whirlpool pattern.

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BORNEO SAPE / traditional Dayak guitar / Borneo musical instrument. More artifacts here.

Everything in excellent condition except a broken string, will need new restringing. The top section of the Sape is detachable.

Origin: Sarawak, Borneo.
Tribe: Dayak Headhunter, Orang Ulu.

History: The Borneo sape comes from the lute family, an instrument with short neck. The sape has quite an elongated body which is hollowed out and functions as a resonator. The shape of the body looks like a sampan/boat, often called the boat lute in Western countries.

Length: 123 cm / 48.4 inches
Width: 23 cm / 9.1 inches
Side: 6 cm / 2.4 inches

Weight: 2.6 kg / 5.7 lb
After packing: 4.5 kg / 9.9 lb
Volumetric weight(HxWxL/5000): 8 kg / 17.6 lb

I will ship via Courier Service (5-7 working days) worldwide, insured.

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1 review for BORNEO SAPE 1230mm XXL Traditional Dayak Guitar Music Musical Instrument World Rainforest Festival

  1. galvin yeo

    traditional sapeh musical instrument, beautiful pieces

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