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date: 10 December 2019


  • Mervyn MCLean


Largest slit drum on Pororan Island, Buka, Solomon Islands. It is 2.4 metres long and 1.2 metres high. The other slit drums are the halan (150 by 60 cm) and the king (90 by 30 cm). The tui is used by itself for signalling and in association with the king...

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