castanets (Pair of concave shells)

~ Percussion instrument

Description

Pair of concave wood, bone, shell or even fibreglass shells, they are combined by a string and are often used by dancers.

Relationships

subtypes:krakebs
spoons
tōkere (Māori taonga pūoro castanets)
type of:clapper (egyptian ancient clappers)
related instruments:finger cymbals
picture:https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:F3_Kastanjetter.tif [info]
Wikidata:Q183932 [info]