slentho (Largely obsolete Central Javan metallophone.)

~ Percussion instrument

Description

It has seven bossed keys hit with the tabuh mallet and is nailed to a wooden frame. Largely replaced by the slethem in gamelan, it is the lowest member of the saron family.

Relationships

from:Java, Indonesia
part of:gamelan (Indonesian traditional ensemble) (amount: obsolete)
type of:saron (Javanese wooden trough metallophone family)
Wikidata:Q8015157 [info]