This is the latest model of a cittern. The different materials, body size and soundhole of the Touchstone instruments bring a brighter, more immediate quality compared to the deep darker tone of the Arch Top instrument.
Sapele back and sides, Spruce top, Honduras Mahogany neck, Ebony fingerboard and bridge, chrome plated Gotoh tuners, Rosewood bindings, black and white purfling lines on front.
|Touchstone Cittern Specification|
|Fingerboard width at nut||43||1 13/16|
|Scale length||629||24 3/4|
|String spacing at bridge||57||2 1/4|
|Overall length excluding strap pin||940||37 7/8|
|Body width||383||14 13/16|
|Depth of sides at tailpin||75||3|