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date: 15 November 2019


  • Ferdinand J. de Hen


Wooden whistle of the Makere people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Two types have been reported: a cylindrical whistle, and a whistle with slender conical bore, sometimes bound in animal skin. Other Makere names for this instrument are abimbo, bwanza, eli, mapengo, nabimbaye, nahimbo, and odendo.

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