The dotar is a traditional long-necked two-stringed lute found in Iran and Central Asia. Its name comes from the Persian word for “two strings”, دوتار do tār, although the Herati dutar of Afghanistan has fourteen strings.
Soundbox: Mulberry Wood
Neck: Walnut Wood
Upper Part o Soundbox: Mulberry Wood
Peg: Walnut Wood
Fret: Polymeric fibers