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date: 22 November 2019


  • Don Niles


Rattle of the Bosavi people, Papua New Guinea, used in certain dance performances. It comprises two seed pods tied together and held in front of the body with the arm bent at the elbow. It is shaken away from and towards the body as the dancer moves up and down, creating a dense texture that contributes to the layering quality desired in Kaluli songs. The Fasu ...

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