Tapering from 27.8mm diameter to 15mm. Made of tropical hardwoods, ebony for walking stick and rosewood for chanter and mouthpiece. Made in seven sections; top section has round ivory knob and covers the second section; which is the mouthpiece. Third section is brass lined and covers the reed. Fourth section is the chanter itself. Fifth section is brass lined and covers the finger-holes and slides off; sixth section is a stopped drone with double reed. Seventh section slides down to reveal the escape hole for the drone, brass lined with brass tip at the end. Modern plastic reeds.
Section 1, length 78.6mm
Section 2, length 87.8mm
Section 3, length 129mm
section 4, length 288mm
Section 5, length 357mm
Section 6, length 264mm
Section 7, length 227mm
Stamped above first finger-hole "ALEXR GLEN EDINR / EDINR"; stamped between sixth and seventh finger-holes "ALEXR GLEN / EDINR".
Sarah Deters Richardson, 15.4.13.
Purchased, 2011; Purchased with the assistance of the Heritage Lottery Fund, 2011.