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Jane Martin Collection of African Art & Cultural Objects
unknown Kuba (Congolese)
19th century - 20th century
2.09 x 2.93 x 13.78 in. (5.309 x 7.442 x 35.001 cm)
Bryn Mawr College
Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Tools and Equipment; Musical Instruments & Sound-making Implements
Kuba, Congolese, Central African, African
Jane Martin Collection
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- Refers to the cultures of the continent of Africa, which is bounded by the Atlantic Ocean, the Indian Ocean, and the Mediterranean Sea.
- Nationality, styles, and culture of the people of the nation of the République centrafricaine.
- Nationality, styles, and cultures of the people of the Democratic Republic of Congo.
- Describes works created by the African people of the same name living in the central Democratic Republic of Congo.
- Short, usually high-pitched duct flutes having no fingerholes, or no more than one; the body may contain a captive pellet to add a roll to the sound.
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The following Comparanda exist for this object:
"African Heritage Document and Research Center."
(Accessed June 11, 2020):
Record No.: 0134234.
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