Roman musical instrument recreated
Published on May 30th, 2009 | by Admin1
Until now, no one had a clear idea of what this instrument looked or sounded like.
But researchers at Edinburgh University developed a system that enabled them to design the Lituus from the best guesses of its shape and range of notes.
The result was a 2.4m (8ft) -long thin straight horn, with a flared bell at the end.