Instruments Total: 2228

  • Type Rattle
  • Origin Equatorial Guinea
  • Ethnicity Fang
  • Materials Basketry, Metal, Wood
  • Measures 50×11 cm
  • Dating 1950-1960

These ritual rattles are used by the main officiant in the well-prepared initiation ceremonies of the society. These instruments are always played by men. 
Fang ethnic group that inhabit at the nearby nation, Gabon, play very similar rattles which they call soke.

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