Military side drum.
Technical description: Unpainted wooden shell with reinforcing rings top and bottom inside shell. Rope-tensioned with 10 buffs. 4 gut snares secured between bottom counter-hoop and flesh hoop. With drag rope. 17-inch heads.
Mid 18th Century
University of Edinburgh
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- Hornbostel-Sachs classification:211.212.11-92 Individual double-skin cylindrical drums, one skin used for playing with membrane lapped onto a hoop
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- Hornbostel-Sachs category:211.212.11-92 Individual double-skin cylindrical drums, one skin used for playing with membrane lapped onto a hoop
- Repository:University of Edinburgh
- View the original record:https://collections.ed.ac.uk/mimed/record/14802