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Shekere

The Shekere (pronounced Shek-ka-ray) or Calabash is a dried, hollowed gourd, threaded with small shells collected from the shorelines of Ghana. They produce crisp or ‘shh-shh’ effect depending on how they’re played.

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Description

An ancient traditional percussion instrument of West Africa, the Shekere (pronounced Shek-ka-ray) or Calabash is a dried, hollowed gourd, threaded with small shells collected from the shorelines of Ghana. They produce crisp or ‘shh-shh’ effect depending on how they’re played

Available Sizes

Small: 20cm x 13cm x 13cm
Medium: 28cm x 16cm x 16cm
Large: 28cm x 18cm x 18cm
XLarge: 33cm x 22cm x 22cm

Please note: There is a natural variation in size and shape.

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Extra Large, Large, Medium, Small