F. Ch. Wohlborld German

19th century

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Instruments made from the skin of a horned billy goat and decorated with a carved wooden goat’s head were once common in the area of Bohemia, Moravia, Saxony, and Silesia. They usually played dance music and were paired with fiddles.

Bock, F. Ch. Wohlborld (German), Wood, horn, goatskin, cane reed, metal, various materials, German

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