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Charles van Raalte

Bass Drum

Period:
17th Century
Description:
The entire shell of this drum is painted with battle scenes, the side showing is known as the "officers scene".  This was a military drum which would have been played by a mounted drummer.
Place of Production:
Holland
Dimensions:
D 806mm
Source:
Dean Castle
Accession number:
MI/A89
Digital Number:
EAMU011a; EAMU011b; EAMU011c; EAMU011d
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Council


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