The Sitar Electric Guitar by Italia Guitars is a perfect combination of vintage aesthetics and modern technical characteristics. This guitar has a hollow masonite construction which enhances high-frequencies. The bolt-on maple neck produces a nice bright tone with excellent sustain. This guitar has a rosewood fretboard that keeps high-frequency overtones at bay and generates a warm sound with great sustain. The Italia ILT lipstick pickup makes this guitar ideal for playing jangle pop and surf rock music. This guitar has a mini-harp incorporated in its top that offers versatility. The Gotoh sitar bridge ensures maximum accuracy when adjusting the string tension. You can shape the resultant tone with great precision by using the provided volume and tone control buttons.