We Found a 100-Year Old Instrument in the Attic

What we did with this amazing instrument

Monica Ray, M.Ed, MS
The Daily Cuppa Grande
3 min readMar 18, 2024

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It’s the instrument on the left. It’s called an esraj. (credit: Monica Ray)

We found our grandma’s esraj, an Indian instrument, that she played as a young woman, in the depths of an attic. It’s at least 100 years old.

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Monica Ray, M.Ed, MS
The Daily Cuppa Grande

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