This is an 18" flat ride from Istanbul, a "pre-split" meaning it was made in the early 90's when Agop was still alive, and he and Mehmet both signed it. It's one of the prettiest sounding flat rides I've ever heard. It has a clear chime-like stick click, with a light sparkly wash, and a very musi...
This is a fairly hard to find 22" Traditional flat ride from Istanbul Agop. It's thin, only 2098 grams, giving it a drier and less chime-like sound compared to the more common heavy flat rides. More of a low pitched stick click. It has 12 rivets, and they were very precisely positioned, so they m...
The 18 is on the thick side and sounds GORGEOUS, just a bit higher pitched than I want. The 22 is thin and has a drier, sloshier sound, at a low pitch. The 18 is a "pre-split" and has 3 rivets, the 22 is Agop and has 12 rivets. Sound files in the listings.
The 22 is now SOLD (5/20). The 18 is still available.