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date: 14 November 2019


  • F.J. de Hen


(1) Lamellaphone of the Boa of the Uele region, Democratic Republic of the Congo. It has a carved wooden resonator fitted under an ovoid soundtable and seven to ten tongues, usually wooden but sometimes of bamboo or an assortment of brass and iron. (2) See Dimba , a Xylophone of the Luba of the Democratic Republic of the Congo....

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