The rebec is a stringed bowed instrument with a teardrop-shaped body and 3-4 strings. According to iconographic sources, it is known in Belarus since the 15th c.
The rebec of Stary Olsa made by Belarusian master Valery Zinkevich.
A fragment of the miniature David plays, scribes write, and people blow, Explanatory Psalter, early 16th c., Vilnian School
A fragment of the fresco Christ In Praetorium of St. Trinity Chapel, 15th c., Lublin, Poland, painted by Belarusian masters under auspices of Artist Andrej