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Set of Highland bagpipes of blackwood, ivory-mounted, with the chanter stamped 'Dn McKay' on the neck, probably by Duncan Mackay, early 19th century
McKay, Duncan, 1800 (fl.), Manufacturer
Early 19th century
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