1933.57.9

Bamboo 'Bullroarer' with burnt zigzag ornament.

Place details: AFRICA. Nigeria / Cultural Group: Igbo? Yoruba? Local Name: Unknown. Materials: Bamboo Plant / ?. Processes: Carved / Decorated / Pyroengraved Pokerwork / ?. Dimensions: Max L = 331 mm Max W = 29 mm Field Collector: Winifred Beatrice Yeatman Church Missionary Society When Collected: By 1933 Other Owners: Winifred Beatrice Yeatman PRM Source: Winifred Beatrice Yeatman Acquired: Donated July 1933

KEYWORD: Musical Instrument / Bullroarer / CLASS: Music / Religion / Ceremonial / ?.MUSIC CLASS: 4. MUSIC NAME: Bullroarer.

Research notes: ?Yoruba, Suggestion R. Blench