Origin of tambour
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All American Indians are poor in musical instruments, the principal of which, and the heel inspiring one, is the drum or tambour.
It belongs as much to our art as does tambour work, which is done with a hook instead of a needle.Needlework As Art|Marian Alford
Chain and Tambour Stitch are in effect practically the same, and present the same rather granular surface.Art in Needlework|Lewis F. Day
According to Darmstetter the word ‘timbre’ is own brother to ‘tambour,’ both being derived from a low Latin form of tympanum.Rustic Sounds|Francis Darwin
She set up a great tambour frame in her room, and began to work on an enormous piece of fine needlework.The Odyssey|Homer