The balaphon is a traditional West African percussion instrument that resembles a xylophone. Created by Senegalese balaphone builders, each balaphon includes 16-18 wooden notes and calabash gourd resonators. The entire piece is lashed with cotton cord.
This beautifully tuned African musical instrument is as inviting to the eye as to the hand. Mallets included.
This African art form is known as Shona sculpture because it is hand carved...
Product Information Approximately 8 lbs Approximately 10" Tall Hand-crafted item - color, size and/or motif...