Beater: bass drum.
Technical description: Wooden stick with heavy leather-covered wooden head. Light wood handle tapers from 18mm diameter at the end ferrule to 13mm diameter at the narrowest. It tapers back out towards the head. Total mass 190g; head mass 135g (71%).
Probably mid 19th century
Possibly by Thomas Glen
University of Edinburgh
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- Measurements:length 480; head diameter: 63.
- View the original record:https://collections.ed.ac.uk/mimed/record/17430