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date: 22 November 2019


  • J. Gansemans
  • , revised by F.J. de Hen


Scraper of the Luba of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It is made from a raffia-palm branch, dikulo, 30 to 50 cm long, in which a slit 25 cm long and 1 cm wide is cut. The musician rubs a thin but strong stick against notches cut along both sides of the slit. The ...

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