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posted by davek on Apr 25

Medieval time were not all about sword fighting and weapons. There were also paintings and music. Here we are entertained with the Vielle which is a European bowed stringed instrument similar to a modern violin. It has a longer and deeper body and five strings (rather than four). It was used by troubadours and jongleurs from the 13th through the 15th centuries.

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