Horse's hoof effect.
Photo by Dominic Ibbotson © The University of Edinburgh
Horse's hoof effect
Probably mid 20th century
Technical description: A pair of cup-shaped light brown wooden shells, varnished. Cup depth c|42.
General usage of type: Typical pit orchestra use for silent films effects. Part of `Trap' drummer's kit.
r.|parks, aug-sep 1998; a.|myers; c.|overton, 4.7.98.
height 56; diameter 69.
Purchased in 1983 with assistance from the Government's Local Museums Purchase Fund and the University's General Council Trust.