Huaigu, double membrane frame drum. The round wooden shell is painted black and is slightly convex. The pigskin membranes are nailed to each side with closely spaced large flat-headed nails. There is an inscription in Chinese characters on one membrane.
- Materials:paint, iron, hide, wood
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- Hornbostel-Sachs category:211.312 Double-skin frame drums without handle
- Repository:Horniman Museum and Gardens
- Measurements:overall: 68 x 214 mm