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date: 22 November 2019


  • Alastair Dick


Pair of clappers of Sind, Pakistan. The two wooden plates, about 15 cm long and 4 cm wide, each have two small metal cymbals attached to their inner surfaces; they are held by leather handles attached to their outer surfaces, the thumb being slipped through on one side and the fingers on the other. The plates are clashed rhythmically together in one hand, usually by a player of the ...

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