331 Variable tension chordophones or 'plucked drums' with loose string attached to the drum-head (-6)

Large earthenware vessel (cracked) partially covered with animal hide, bound by strips of animal hide to a thick woven vegetable fibre cord just below the neck. Extending from a hole in the base is a cord of twisted animal hide, attached at the other end to a wooden (bamboo?) tube. On one side of the vessel there is an attached handle made of animal hide.

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