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《角》

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1 角:
《通礼义纂》曰:长鸣,角也。按:蚩尤师蝄虫两与黄帝战于涿鹿。帝命吹角为龙鸣以御之。魏武帝征乌桓,军士思归,乃减角为中鸣,其声尤悲,以应胡笳。晋、宋以降,沿袭用之,有长鸣。唐礼大驾陈一百二十具,是承晋、魏之制也。

2 角:
《宋乐志》曰:西蕊裥吹金者,铜角长可二尺,形如牛角。书记所不载。或云出羌胡,以惊中国马。
又曰:角长五尺,形如竹筒。本细,末稍大,未详所起。今卤部及军中用之。或以竹木,或以皮为之,无定制。按古军法有吹角也。此器俗名拔逻回,盖胡虏惊军之音,所以书传无之。海内乱离,至侯景围台城,方用之也。

URN: ctp:n390117