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date: 15 November 2019


  • Laurence Libin


End-blown whistle of the Mbuti and Efe hunter-gatherers in the Ituri forest, Democratic Republic of the Congo. It is made of a hollowed mawambo stem (Acanthacaea family) and is blown to drive away rain.

H. Terashima and M. Ichikawa: ‘A Comparative Ethnobotany of the Mbuti and Efe Hunter-gatherers in the Ituri Forest, Democratic Republic of Congo’, ...

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