Name: Kikir.
Type: Chordophones > Spike > Lute
Hornbostel-Sachs No#: 321.313.7
Country: Madyar Pradesh, India.
Region: South Asia.

Description: Three-string bowed lute of Madhya Pradesh, India.

Construction: The kingri is also said to have a resonator box made from unglazed pottery. The kingri has a skin on a small unglazed clay body; It is pronounced as Kingli without abbreviation.

Citation: Bibliography: Stanley Sadie – New Grove Dictionary of Music Volume 2, Book G-O ;