1750's Dulcimer ??? -The Blackest Crow (chosen for comparisim with previously posted vids related to temperament)
Played on an English Yew (a softwood !) 'Look-a-Like' copy of a dulcimer held in the Museum of Appalchia, Norris, Tn. (L A Smith Cat. listed D3, cica 1750 ?) with wooden pegs and staple frets set to just intonation, based on figures provided here by friend Bob Reinsel, played here with all steel plain strings (0.018, 0.011, & 0.013) tuned 1 5 5.