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Karanga Manu

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Karanga Manu (Stone and Bone) or koauau putangitangi are bird calling flutes. By placing pursed lips at the correct angle the player is able to mimic several kinds of bird calls. As an added attraction a karanga manu can be worn as a very special ethnic pendant.

Karanga Manu

This type of instrument imitated bird calls and is similar to the instrument used for the weka.

* Bird lures
* Lures, Bird
* Stone instruments
* Instruments, Stone

 

This is also available as part of Collection Case along with a number of other Taonga Puoro.