22 KEY ANTIQUE MBIRA , THUMB PIANO , KARIMBA , KALIMBA , ZIMBABWE , RICH TONE

SUPERB ANTIQUE MBIRA AQUIRED FROM BINGA IN THE ZAMBEZI VALLEY IN ZIMBABWE.
HARD WOOD CONSRUCTION.
GORGEOUS RICH TONE.
A RARE AND HIGHLY FUNCTIONAL ITEM .
THE MBIRA PICTURED IS THE ONE YOU WILL RECIEVE.
SHIPPING IS BY REGISTERED / SIGNED FOR AIRMAIL AND PRICES ARE AS FOLLOWS
REGISTERED TO
UK £8.35
EUROPE £16.57
USA £26.55
FAR EAST SAME AS USA
I WILL SEND AN INVOICE AS PER THE ABOVE PRICES. ITEM WILL BE WRAPPED IN BUBBLE WRAP AND SENT IN A STURDY BOX TO AVOID ANY DAMAGE EN ROUTE.
FROM WIKIPEDIA
Mbira Dzavadzimu Main article: Mbira music Mbira dzavadzimu in a deze .

In Shona music , the mbira dzavadzimu (" voice of the ancestors ", national instrument of Zimbabwe [1 ]) is a musical instrument that has been played by the Shona people of Zimbabwe for thousands of years. The mbira dzavadzimu is frequently played at religious ceremonies and social gatherings called mabira (sing. " bira ").

A typical mbira dzavadzimu consists of between 22 and 28 keys constructed from hot- or cold- forged metal affixed to a hardwood soundboard ( gwariva ) in three different registers—two on the left, one on the right.

While playing, the little finger of the right hand is placed through a hole in the bottom right corner of the soundboard, stabilizing the instrument and leaving thumb
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