yu (wooden tiger scraped with bamboo whisk)
~ Percussion instrument
From atleast 600 BC, it is made of wood to resemble a tiger with its spine made into notches. Notches are scraped to produce sound, it was used in ensemble with zhu.
Annotation last modified on 2017-12-14 12:32 UTC.
|type of:||scraped idiophone|
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