Lyre

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Lyre
Musical instruments Information
Type String
Tuneable Yes
Mallet Yes
To play, must be... Held
Size 2' x 1.5'
Weight 4 lb
Material Wood
Other None

Description

This classical lyre is a simple stringed instrument made out of a golden-coloured wood. It has a hollow body that acts as a sound resonator. Extending from this sound-chest are two raised hollow arms that curve both outwards and forward. They are connected near the top by a crossbar or yoke. An additional crossbar, fixed to the sound-chest, forms the bridge which transmits the vibrations of the strings. The strings (probably made of animal gut) are stretched between the yoke and bridge.

Where Found

Public Area

  • None

NPC

Store

Messages

Play

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146 With an obvious lack of skill, you play something that sounds like nails being dragged down a blackboard on your lyre.
146 You play a few clashing chords on your lyre.

Strum

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Perform

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Serenade

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Other Information