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date: 19 November 2019


  • Ferdinand J. de Hen


Set of stopped flutes used by the Ngombe people of the Ubangi-Cuvette region, the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The cylindrical tubes are threaded together on cord or wire. The Ngbaka of the northwestern DRC call it djaka.

J.S. Laurenty: Systématique des aerophones de l’Afrique centrale (Tervuren, 1974), 190, 201....

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