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Kettle drum, 1890 (c); copper shell on iron tripod legs; wooden handle attached to side of drum for tensioning rod; engraved with maker’s name, Boosey and Co, London, and serial number; brown leather strap encircles the body and is impressed with manufacturer’s name, A Ross and Co, 1887.

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    Boosey & Co [Corporation]
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    National Army Museum
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    London (Timezone: Europe/London)
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  • Repository:National Army Museum