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This Musical Instrument Still Works 1,700 Years After a Hun Nomad Crafted it!

Friday, January 12, 2018 16:01
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An ancient mouth harp found in the Altai Republic of Russia.

The nomadic musician looked fondly upon the latest of the completed instruments – a mouth harp carefully crafted by splintering the rib of a cow, or was it a horse? No matter, the sound it made when it was plucked was beautiful – somewhat similar to a flute. Three more of the instruments lay on the bench unfinished…a state they would retain for the next 1,700 years.

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