Technical description: Military model bass drum. Lapped wooden shell with joint at top of drum reinforced by rivetted strip carrying the suspension eye for player's harness. Rope-tensioned at 12 points. 26-inch heads. Repair History: There is evidence of repaired damage to shell of drum.
r.|parks and c.|overton 27.4.98.
Lent by the National War Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh Castle, 1939.249A.