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Beaters: dulcimer; 8 pairs; 5 single.

Technical description: 8 pairs and 5 single beaters, all home-made; five pairs and one single all wood; two pairs and four singles with felt heads; one pair with ivory or bone heads.Average total mass 7g; head mass 5g (71% typically).

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    Probably third quarter of the 20th century
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    University of Edinburgh
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  • Repository:University of Edinburgh