Wooden tabla drum called the Dayan. The drum skin is made from goat and cow leather. The black spot in the middle of the drum is called the Gab.
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321.322-71 Necked box lutes or necked guitars sounded by bowing with a bow
412.132-62 Sets of free reeds with flexible air reservoir
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