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date: 18 November 2019

Alo [ivom, odima, oduma]locked

  • Jeremy Montagu

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[ivom, odima, oduma]

Large clapperless bell of the Igbo people of Nigeria. It is a single bell, made of forged iron, 90 to 120 cm tall, and is struck by a wooden beater with soft padding around the end. Its main use is by women’s groups to accompany singing and for the atiblogwu...

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