Beaters: timpani; pair.
Technical description: Wooden (hickory?) sticks of ½-inch diameter; felt covered heads; clear plastic-tipped shafts. These appear to be forerunners of the later proprietary Blades-Whitaker sticks. Total mass 37g; head mass 23g (62%).
Probably third quarter of the 20th century
James Blades (or C. Blades ?)
University of Edinburgh
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- Measurements:lengths 363; head diameters 40.
- View the original record:https://collections.ed.ac.uk/mimed/record/15169