the Pipe and Tabor compendium

the Pipe and Tabor compendium

essays on the three-hole pipe

pipe and tabor players as
architectural features in the UK

New College, Oxford


Founded in 1379 New College, has many misericords. In this example all three centaurs play wind instruments: the central figure plays pipe and tabor, the supporters play a horn and shawm. Centaurs either represent an honourable figure or a savage.



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