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Which is a picture of a cimbalom?

This is a picture of a zurna, a wind instrument that came from Islamic areas including Iran, Mesopotamia and Syria. Read More
This is a cimbalom, an instrument from Hungary with 48 strings that is played with small hammers.  
 


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  TOP CREDIT: "Joe Bedrosian playing zurna, seated, facing right, half-length portrait, photograph." California Gold: Northern California Folk Music from the Thirties, Collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell, Library of Congress.
BOTTOM CREDIT: "Cimbalom, photograph." California Gold: Northern California Folk Music from the Thirties, Collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell, Library of Congress.