bullroarer

~ Other instrument

Description

A bullroarer consists of a piece of wood attached to a long cord which is then swung in a circle.

Annotation

Hornbostel-Sachs: 412.22

Annotation last modified on 2014-08-05 11:32 UTC.

Relationships

subtypes: pūrerehua (Māori taonga pūoro bullroarer)
Wikidata: Q666971 [info]
information page: https://en.wikisource.org/wiki/1911_Encyclopædia_Britannica/Bullroarer [info]
picture: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Bull_roarers.jpg [info]