Classic Wisp Hammered Dulcimer Hammer - Birdseye Maple with Bethlehem Olivewood grip
Birdseye Maple with Walnut grip
Length: 8 3/8 inches; Weight: 8.5 grams
Difficult growing conditions are what make the tiny bird's-eye-like knots in Hard Maple. The grips are Olivewood, harvested in Bethlehem, Israel from olive trees which are no longer able produce fruit. Olivewood has a wonderful, striped grain which often swirls and curls, especially in older wood.