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Slit drum

Large and heavy slit drum made from an hollowed trunk of wood, with a flattened top surface and two large rectangular slits connected through septum at center by narrow slit (double-slit in H-shape).

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  • Hornbostel-Sachs category:111.243 Slit drums
  • Repository:Saffron Walden Museum
  • Measurements:Width: 565mm; Height: 220mm; Depth: 210mm