Kalleleng (Bontok)

AE-041-2011-PH_Kallelleng

AE-041-2011-PH_Kallelleng (2)

Name: Kalleleng

Classification: Nose flute

Description: A node of bamboo with three holes on top and a single hole underneath.  Incised geometric designs decorate the entire surface of the flute.  It is played by positioning the hole against one nostril.  Usually, a piece of leaf would be placed on the other nostril so as to allow more air to exit the one used for blowing.

Material: bamboo

Ethnolinguistic Group: Bontok

Place: Mountain Province

Date Collected: 2011

 


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