kuntigis

  1. Home
  2. top of the aat hierarchies
  3. Objects Facet
  4. Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name)
  5. Sound Devices (hierarchy name)
  6. sound devices (equipment)
  7. [sound devices by acoustical characteristics]
  8. chordophones
  9. lutelike chordophones
  10. lutelike chordophones: plucked
  11. [lutelike chordophones with short neck: plucked]
  12. kuntigis
Scope note
Small single-string plucked lutelike chordophones of the Songhai peoples of Niger and northern Nigeria, with a short neck and a soundbox made either of a half-calabash or of metal.
kuntigis
Accepted term: 08-Jul-2024