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date: 15 November 2019

Katumbi [katumba ka vidye]locked

  • Ferdinand J. de Hen


[katumba ka vidye]

Goblet drum of the Luba, Luba-Shankadi, and Luluwa peoples of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The body is about 40 to 50 cm tall. The head, beaten by hand, is affixed with small wooden pins driven through a thin leather strap or raffia braid bound around the skin near the rim. ...

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O. Boone: Les tambours du Congo belge et du Ruanda-Urundi (Tervuren, 1951)