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date: 14 November 2019

Agbomboya [abongboya, magbomboyo]locked

  • J. Gansemans,
  • K.A. Gourlay
  •  and Ferdinand J. de Hen

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[abongboya, magbomboyo]

Lamellaphone of the Rubi-Haut-Uele area of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It has a box-shaped bark resonator and six to eight wooden tongues fastened to the soundboard by raffia fibre. According to de Hen a lamellaphone of this type, with wooden or metal tongues, is known by the Badjande people as ...

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