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Bored Stone

A steatite, or soapstone, carinated circular disc, with a hole bored through the middle. Stones such as this are proliferate in Sierra Leone, and thou...

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Mende song of sorrow

Ethnomusicological sound recording made by Cootje van Oven. A traditional Mende song of sorrow for a missing friend, accompanied by kongoma, wanjo and...

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