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Hi-hat cymbal

This instrument is part of a drum kit. It is a professional grade, 14-inch suspended hi-hat cymbal, "Super Zyn" model, made of bronze (B20 - 80% copper, 20% tin) with central boss. It should couple with another suspended hi-hat cymbal, face to face, on a stand that has a pedal mechanism to activate them. This cymbal has the hi-hat clutch attached on central hole.

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  • Inscriptions:Stamped on top surface: 5 [5 stars] / SUPER / ZYN / MADE IN ENGLAND
  • Hornbostel-Sachs category:111.142 Cymbals
  • Repository:National Museum of the Royal Navy
  • Measurements:Diameter: 350mm