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251. Hurdy-gurdy by A.N. Kobylin (region of Kursk)
252. Hurdy-gurdy by V.F. Tarsunov (Mzensk district)
253. Hurdy-gurdy by Dmitro Gincar (Cernovitz district)
254. Hurdy-gurdy with lever mechanics by Kurt Reichmann. Interior view
255. Arrangement of the keys
256. View of the keyboard
257. The cover with open sound slits
258. The instrument with closed cover
259. The types of French hurdy-gurdy of the 18th century
260. Technical drawing of a French hurdy-gurdy by Lasnier(1851)
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© Original text in German copyright 1977, Verlag für systematische Musikwissenschaft GmbH
© Translation copyright 2005, Olympic Musical Instruments and the Bröcker Tranlation Group