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Pastoral pipes

Technical description: ivory with silver mounts and keys. Bass and tenor drones with one regulator set in a common stock. Bass drone in four joints, looped through the common stock, and jointed with a silver U-bend. Regulator with four, closed-keys; three with decorative touch pieces, the other a replacement. Sheepskin bag with green velvet bag cover.

  • Maker:
    Robertson, Hugh [Person]
  • Collection:
    University of Edinburgh
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  • Place of production:
    Probably Edinburgh
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  • Repository:University of Edinburgh