This is a rope-tensioned side drum made of metal that was used by the First Isle of Man Rifle Volunteers. The surface is painted with a crown and three legs design (triskelion) and 'The Isle of Man Volunteers'.
Manx National Heritage
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- Hornbostel-Sachs classification:211.212.11 Individual double-skin cylindrical drums, one skin used for playing
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- Inscriptions:Crown and three legs design (triskelion) 'The Isle of Man Volunteers'
- Hornbostel-Sachs category:211.212.11 Individual double-skin cylindrical drums, one skin used for playing
- Repository:Manx National Heritage
- Measurements:overall: 46 x 40 cm