Lute, Flat Back
This 15 string, eight course, flat back lute has a rosewood body, and ebony tuning pegs. The movable nylon frets are tied on. The solid spruce soundboard is decorated with an attractive center rosette. It comes with Learning to Play the Lute book by DeGroodt. This size lute is not so difficult to play, especially if you already know a few things on a guitar. The Flat Back LUTE has frets and measures 23 1/2 inches from the nut to the bridge. The peg box measures 9 1/2 inches. It is 10 inches at it widest point and measures 2.5 inches deep.