|Current Location:||Collections storage|
|Culture Area:||West Africa|
|Credit Line:||Expedition to Sierra Leone, West Africa; Henry Usher Hall, 1937|
|Other Number||17 - Other Number|
A gourd, emptied and dried, around which are looped strings of seeds of a plant, tengben. The strings are alternately held loose and jerked tight to produce the sharp rhythmic crash of the seeds against the gourd which marks, together with a pair of small drums, the tempo of the Bondo Society dances.
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