Tambourine ( { )
Item Type Instrument
Artifact? No
Weight 5s
Danger Level 1
Material Wood

Tambourines are Instruments that can tame creatures using the Music skill.


They are useful to all players who encounter monsters that they wish to avoid harming (or being harmed by!). Cats are often pacified with instruments.

Guaranteed/Common sources[]

They can be obtained in the same manner as all generic loot. Note that Bards typically begin the game with two or three random instruments.

Greater Identify information[]

------------------------------- blessed tambourine------------------------------

When used in melee combat it grants a -1 bonus to hit and causes 1d3 points of
damage. When used as a missile it grants a +0 bonus to hit and causes 1d2
points of damage.