Bottom deck made of one piece of sycamore wood. Spruce top deck, also made of one piece of wood. A single, carved line runs around the top cover. On the upper deck there are two symmetrically 'f' shaped holes. The upper part of the instrument ends with a carved snake head with an open mouth. Visible venomous teeth and tongue.


  • Title: Violin with a snake head
  • Creator: Witek Stefan
  • Date Created: 1996
  • Location Created: Rzepiennik Biskupi k. Tarnowa, Poland
  • Physical Dimensions: h. 600 mm
  • Type: instrument
  • Rights: 1996
  • Medium: wood, horsehair, metal

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