Military side drum
This instrument is associated with The King's Division, Waterloo Band. It is a military side drum with emblazoned wooden shell and chrome-plated hardware. It has 14-inch synthetic heads (Premier Sensitive Batter Head), a rod-tensioning system with metal counterhoops and double-sided wall lugs (8 rods), an adjustable top wire snare with lever, and a parallel action snare with lever.
G. Potter & Co [Corporation]
Museum of Army Music
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- Place of production:
Aldershot (Timezone: Europe/London)
- Hornbostel-Sachs classification:211.212.11 Individual double-skin cylindrical drums, one skin used for playing
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- Decorative elements:Heraldic emblazonment of The King's Division, Waterloo Band, with Royal Coat of Arms included and respective badges.
- Hornbostel-Sachs category:211.212.11 Individual double-skin cylindrical drums, one skin used for playing
- Repository:Museum of Army Music
- Measurements:Height: 325mm; Diameter: 365mm