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A collection of Fair Trade percussion instruments including castanets, claves and clappers from Mexico, Indonesia and India. Perfect for adding new Fair Trade sounds to your percussion collection.

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Disc Block Knocker

Disc Block Knocker

IN099

£12

 

These clever little knockers are played by holding them with the thumb and index finger over the side holes, used to store the striker in when not being played.
 

Approx: 7cm ∅
Origin: India

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Indian Sheesham Wood Claves

Indian Sheesham Wood Claves

IX6

£10.20

 

A pair of sheesham wood claves made in India. Sheesham is a heavy, hard wood with a rich chestnut colour making these both pretty and great sounding.

Approx: 2cm ∅ × 19cm
Sold as a Pair
Origin: India

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Bamboo Knocker Clacker

Bamboo Knocker Clacker

BS24

£4

 

Split bamboo base with a pair of knockers made with flexible wire and twine. As the name of this percussion instrument suggests, you can get a mean knock and a serious clack out of this!

Approx: 9cm × 22cm
Origin: Indonesia

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Clapper

Clapper

IS21

£7.10

 

A fantastically noisy instrument made in India. Consists of a long handle with two smaller pieces of wood attached by elasticated cord that make a mottled clave sound when shaken.

Approx: 4cm × 18cm
Origin: India

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Painted Rainbow Clapper

Painted Rainbow Clapper

BS49

£6

 

A loud and colourful instrument made in Indonesia. Consists of a long handle with two smaller pieces of wood attached by elasticated cord that make a mottled clave sound when shaken. Painted brightly with a rainbow design.

Approx: 4cm × 18cm
Origin: Indonesia

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Boing Stick

Boing Stick

BX41

£3.60

 

Made from a single length of decorated bamboo, this amusing device produces a fantastic "boing" sound when tapped against a hand or surface.

Approx: 3cm ∅ × 39cm
Origin: Indonesia

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Painted Man Knocker

Painted Man Knocker

BS23

£4.70

 

A clever little wooden construction, this little man makes a clear hollow 'pocking' sound as his 'head' knocks between is arms. Decorated with a detailed dot painting technique.

Approx: 8cm × 21cm
Origin: Indonesia

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Castanet Rattle

Castanet Rattle

BS90

£5.05

 

A great slapping, clapping, percussive instrument made from wood with polished coconut pieces to make a loud crisp clap. Hand decorated with a lovely dot painting technique.

Approx: 5cm × 23cm
Origin: Indonesia

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Castanets

Castanets

BX20

£3.60

 

Lovely pair of coconut wood castanets connected by nylon cord. Coconut wood makes a great alternative to using diminishing hardwood and produces a brighter, crisp sound.

Approx: 9cm × 6cm × 3cm
Sold Singly
Origin: Indonesia

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