anvil (Tuned metal shape.)

~ Percussion instrument


Originally used just by blacksmiths, the crisp, clear tone produced was noticed by even early composers. In modern use, it is specifically made for music from tuned metal, sometimes placed in a resonator, and is struck with metal hammers.


type of:percussion idiophone
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