Never thought of it that way, but yeah, it is indeed a kind of air guitar!
The big question: how does it sound when you actually start to play the one like the other!
The saw has a very similar sound and is a little more portable
Gretsch G9240 "Alligator" wood-body resonator converted to non-metal strings (China, 2018?)
Bolink baroque violin (Hilversum, 1982)
Formerly: Brian Cohen baroque violin (London, 1985), Nadegini modern violin (Paris, 1924)