Angel is playing the tsymbaly. The toy is filled and painted by hand. Avers has a graphic draft painted with glitter.
Tsymbaly is a very old musical instrument and scientists believe that it is 3000 years old. It was known in ancient China, South-Eastern Asia and in Middle East.
According to Hnat Khotkevych (composer, musicologist and bandurist) the tsymbaly has existed in Ukraine since the 9th century. The first documented evidence of the tsymbaly in Ukraine dates to 17th century, where it appears in various dictionaries.
Size: 14 x14 cm.
Weight: 35 g.