She had a citole in her hand, which is an instrument for playing music on; and over her head doves were flying.
Glad I am to see that you have your citole slung to your back.
Add the principle of stopping the strings with the fingers of the left hand, and the citole becomes the zither.
An instrument similar to the dulcimer was the citole, the chief difference being that the strings were plucked with the fingers.
Mr Galpin places the citole in the same class as the gittern.
Any one of us could get in more local colour for the money, and give the crusader a cithern or citole instead of a guitar.