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date: 13 December 2019



Clapper bell of the Zamfara Hausa people of Nigeria. Made of forged, folded, or cast iron, brass, or bronze, it is fastened around the necks of animals or hung on the inside of woven hut doors as a warning device against thieves.

K. Krieger: ‘Musikinstrumente der Hausa’, Baessler-Archiv, new ser....

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