The

TIBETAN TIGER

Harpobanjitar

2017

A banjo/harp-guitar hybrid with goat-skin stretched over a hollow-core wood rim

and a back/shell cast from recycled paper and aliphatic resin glue in the form of a tiger's head,

inspired by paintings on Tibetan Buddhist monastery doors and other Asian tiger art

Here's a short video of the intrepid luthier attempting to play the world's first Harpobanjitar

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