- Museum number
A pair of single-end blown reed pipes with attached hanging strings. Their middle section is covered in red dye, with yellow cross markings in the case of No. 8b, which is also decorated with white feathers. No. 8a is split along its length.
Length: 22.87 inches (a)
Length: 18.62 inches (b)
- Curator's comments
- Register 1962:
8A: Single end blown reed pipe with attached hanging string and middle section covered in red dye and scant remains of feathers. Split along length.
8B: Another similar [to Am1962,01.8a] pipe. Middle section covered in red dye with yellow cross markings and white down? feathers.
These instruments are played in pairs. MAKUNA, TUCANO (MK8ab).
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number