I think it looks a lot like a mandolin, sorta.
It's a cheap Asian import -- a pig in a poke, IMHO. But you're not risking much money, at least so far. A mandolin that costs less than a tank of gas ain't the next Lloyd Loar, but it ain't the worst mistake you're ever gonna make, either.
Gibsn: '54 F5 3pt F2 A-N Custm K1 m'cello
Natl Triolian Dobro mando
Victoria b-back Merrill alumnm b-back
Stradolin Vega banjolin
Sobell'dola Washburn b-back'dola
Eastmn: 615'dola 805 m'cello
Flatiron 3K OM