Brand: It is believed to be a Prima Chernihiv Bandura 55 strings, but cannot guarantee it, not an expert. Paperwork stamp is inside the instrument (pics hard to capture through the holes), which shows where it was made.This instrument is big and heavy, made of wood with coloured wood inlay (beige and black). It has a few cracks, scratches and dents (common in these old used instruments and adds a different sound). Measurements are Length: 109 cm or 42.9 inches, Width: 51 cm or 20 inches, Depth 10 cm or 4 inches, about 5-6 kg.
See photos for details, colours may differ depending on monitors, etc. Below are examples of the most common banduras made by the famous Chernihiv factory with their 1988 price in roubles in order to compare the instruments (Factory has since closed). Children's bandura (48 R). Prima Chernihiv bandura (86 R).
Concert Chernihiv bandura (220 R). Hand made Concert Chernihiv bandura (350-420 R). Hand made Concert Chernihiv bandura with Shevchenko Bar relief. The item "Bandura Ukrainian Traditional Folk String Instrument" is in sale since Wednesday, September 12, 2018. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\String\Other String Instruments".
The seller is "halynaco" and is located in Etobicoke, Ontario. This item can be shipped worldwide.