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Mutumbwe [mutumbi]locked

  • Ferdinand J. de Hen

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Single-headed drum of the Luba and Sanga peoples in the Shaba region, Democratic Republic of the Congo. The head of the Sanga drum is coated with a rubbery paste to mute the sound. Also called musenkele, it was adopted from the Sanga by the Yeke, and is used during funeral rites....

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