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Flute - Whistle-A flute generates sound when an air stream is blown across the edge of a hole in the instrument, causing the air column to split. A whistle or duct-flute generates sound when an air stream is blown through a chamber or duct and directed to an opening where the air is split to create a sound.
Bamenda ( Mende-Nkwe) Whistle
Mende
Cameroon
Bamileke Flute
Bamileke
Cameroon
Benin Figural Bronze Flute
Benin
Nigeria, West Africa
Bobo Bwa Flute - Reptile Skin
Bwa
Burkina Faso, Black Volta River region
Bobo Fing Bronze Flute
Bobo-Fing
Burkina Faso
Bobo Fing Bronze Flute (#2)
Bobo-Fing
Burkina Faso (formerly Upper Volta)
Bwa - Nuna (Burkina Faso) (D) - Set
Bwa
Burkina Faso
Bwa Flute - Lizard (A)
Bwa
Burkina Fasco
Bwa Flute - Lizard (B)
Bwa
Burkina Faso
Bwa Flute with Female
Bwa
Burkina Fasco
Bwa Flute/Whistle (Mpiru)
Bwa
Burkina Faso, Black Volta River region
Bwa Hunter's Flute (Mpiru)
Bwa
Burkina Faso, Black Volta River region
Bwa/Samo Bulbous Flute (C) - Set
Bwa
Burkina Faso, Black Volta River region
Bwa/Samo Bulbous Flute (A)
Bwa
Burkina Faso, Black Volta River region
Bwa/Samo Ceremonial Flute
Bwa
Burkina Faso, Black Volta River region
Bwa/Samo Figural (Females) Flute (B) - Set
Bwa
Burkina Faso, Black Volta River region
Bwa/Samo Figural (Male) Flute (A) - Set
Bwa
Burkina Faso, Black Volta River region
Bwa/Samo Mpiru - Small Flute
Bwa
Burkina Faso (formerly Upper Volta)
Chokwe Figural Flute - C
Chokwe
Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
Chokwe Figural Flute D
Chokwe
Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
Chokwe Flute - A
Chokwe
Eastern Angola - DRC - Zambia
Chokwe Flute - B
Chokwe
Eastern Angola - DRC - Zambia
Chokwe Pendant Flute/Whistle E
Chokwe
Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
Dan Ivory Flute
Dan
Liberia - Ivory Coast
Fra Fra Arrow -Shape Flute
Fra Fra
Ghana
Fra Fra Bone Flutes
Fra Fra
Ghana, West Africa
Fra Fra Flute - Ceremonial
Fra Fra
Northern Ghana
Guronsi Whistle/Pendant
Gurunsi
Burkina Faso (formerly Upper Volta)
Kuba Field Flute
Kuba
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Kuba - Kete Hunter Flute
Kuba
Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
Kuba Bulbous Flute
Kuba
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Kuba Field Flute/Whistle
Kuba
Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
Kuba Hand Flute (A)
Kuba
Democratic Republic of Congo (formerly Zaire)
Kuba Hand Flute (B)
Kuba
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Kuba Hunter Figure Flute
Kuba
Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
Kuba Signal Flute/Whistles (2)
Kuba
Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
Kuba Whistle old w/skin
Kuba
Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
Latuku (Lotuko / Lotuka) Horn Flute
Latuku
Southern Sudan
Lega Bone Flute/Whistle (2)
Lega
Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
Lega (Bwami) Flute (1)
Lega
Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
Lengola Flute
Lengola
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Lobi Hunter's Flute
Lobi
Upper Volta in early 1990's
Lobi Two-Face (Janus) Flute
Lobi
Burkina Faso (formerly Upper Volta)
Luba (Kifwebe) Flute/Whistle
Luba
Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
Luba Flute (Mwana Pwo-face)
Luba
Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
Luba Janus Flute
Luba
Democratic Republic of Congo
Luba Warrior Flute
Luba
Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
Lulua Signal Flute
Lulua
Democratic Republic of Congo
Lulua Signal Flute (incised facial marks)
Lulua
Democratic Republic of Congo
Mossi Bulbous Hunter's Flute (B)
Mossi
Tougan area, Burkina Faso (formerly Upper Volta)
Mossi Bulbous Hunter's Flute (D)
Mossi
Tougan area, Burkina Faso (formerly Upper Volta)
Mossi Bulbous Hunter's Flute (A)
Mossi
Tougan area, Burkina Faso (formerly Upper Volta)
Mossi Bulbous Hunter's Flute (C)
Mossi
Burkina Faso, Black Volta River region
Mossi or Gunronsi Flutes (2)
Mossi
Central Burkina Faso (formerly Volta) River Basin
Nuna Flute/Whistle
Nuna
Southern Burkina Faso
Nuna or Dafing Flute
Nuna
Burkina Faso
Samo (or Bobo-Fing) Flute
Samo
Tougan area, Burkina Faso (formerly Upper Volta)
Samo (or Bobo-Fing) Flute (small)
Samo
Tougan area, Burkina Faso (formerly Upper Volta)
Samo or Bwa Bird Flute
Samo
Burkina Faso, Black Volta River region
Songye Flute (1)
Songye
Democratic Republic of Congo
Songye Flute (2)
Songye
Democratic Republic of Congo
Songye Flute (3)
Songye
Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
Sundi Divination Janus Whistle
Sundi
Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
Teke Figural Flute
Teke
Democratic Republic of Congo
Yaka
Yaka
DRC (SW) and Angola
Yaka (Ndemba) Figurative Flute
Yaka
Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
Yaka Figural Flute
Yaka
DRC (SW) and Angola
Yaka Figurative Flute-Female
Yaka
DRC (SW) and Angola
Yombe Figural Head Flute
Yombe
DRC and Angola
Yombe Figure Flute
Yombe
Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
Horns-
Edo Bronze Trumpet
Benin
Djenne
Anuak Trumpet
Anuak
South Sudan
Bamana (Komo) - Brass Trumpet
Bamana
Mali, Guinea, Burkina Faso and Senegal
Bamana (Komo) Trumpet
Bamana
West Africa
Bamileke Chief Trumpet
Bamileke
Cameroon Grassfields
Bamileke Royal Trumpet
Bamileke
Cameroon
Bamum Altar Pieces (Trumpets)
Bamoun
Cameroon Grasslands
Bamum Chief's Trumpet
Bamun
Cameroon grasslands
Bamum Figural Horn
Bamun
Cameroon
Bamum Messenger Trumpet B
Bamum
Cameroon grasslands
Bamum Trumpet
Bamun
Cameroon
Bassa (Basa) Trumpet
Bassa - Liberia
Liberia
Benin Bronze Trumpet (1)
Benin
Benin
Benin Bronze Trumpet (2)
Benin
Benin
Bulu (Fang) Trumpet
Bulu
Cameroon
Cameroon Brass/Copper Trumpet
Cameroon
Cameroon
Chokwe Ceremonial Trumpet
Chokwe
Angola, Zambia, and DRC
Chokwe Ceremonial Trumpet-back side
Chokwe
Angola, Zambia, and DRC
Dogon Trumpet
Dogon
Mali
Edo Trumpet
Edo
Nigeria
Edo Trumpet (top finial)
Edo
Nigeria
Holo Bird-type Trumpet
Holo
East DRC-Lualaba River to NW Lake Tanganyika
Kota Trumpet
Kota
Gabon
Kusu Figural Trumpet - (#1)
Kusu
Southeastern Congo (Zaire)
Kusu Figural Trumpet - (#2)
Kusu
Southeastern Congo (Zaire)
Kusu Figural Trumpet - (#3)
Kusu
Southeastern Congo (Zaire)
Lega Bone Trumpet
Lega
Eastern DRC
Lega Ceremonial Trumpet
Lega
Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
Lotuka Trumpet (1)
Lotuko
Collected in 1920's in Kenya
Lotuka Trumpet (2)
Lotuko
Southern Sudan
Luba Trumpet
Luba
Demoncratic Republic of Congo
Lulua Ceremonical Trumpet
Lulua
Demoncratic Republic of Congo
Madi Side-Blown Trumpet
Madi
Demoncratic Republic of Congo
Madi Side-blown Trumpet (6 ft)
Madi
Uganda / Sudan
Mangbetu Figural Trumpet
Mangbetu
Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
Mangbetu Ivory Trumpet
Mangbetu
Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
Mangbetu Royal Trumpet
Mangbetu
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Mangbetu Trumpet
Mangbetu
Democratic Republic of Congo
Mangbetu Trumpet - Top Finial
Mangbetu
Democratic Republic of Congo
Pende Figural Trumpet
Pende
Southwestern DRC
Royal Regalia Trumpet
Unknown
South Africa
Sapi Side-Blown Trumpet (Oliphant)
Sapi
Sierra Leone, Africa
Songye Impala Trumpet
Songye
Demoncratic Republic of Congo
Tabwa Trumpet
Tabwa
Southeastern DRC
Tikar Figural Trumpet
Tikar
Cameroon grasslands
Uganda Trumpet
Uganda Region
Uganda / Sudan
Villi Trumpet
Villi
Gabon and DRC
Villi Trumpet (Reptile)
Villi
Gabon and DRC
Yoruba 19th c Tpt (bottom)
Yoruba
SW Nigeria and Benin
Yoruba 19th c. Ivory Trumpet
Yoruba
SW Nigeria and Benin
Zande Antelope Trumpet
Zande
Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
Zande Figural Trumpet
Zande
Congo and Sudan