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Obakalocked

  • Ferdinand J. de Hen

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Percussion beam of the Punu people of Gabon. Made of hardwood, it is about 1.2 metres long. It rests on the ground and is struck with rods by several men as rhythmic accompaniment to the nsambi (pluriarc) and male singing.

See also Nsambi (ii) .

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