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New Guinea Research Bulletin no. 60

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K. A. GOURLAY

New Guinea Research Unit The Australian National University Port Moresby and Canberra 1975

© The Australian National University 1975

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National Library of Australia

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Editor, New Guinea Research Bulletin R. J.

May

Manuscript editors

Donald Maynard Allen ......B • .,,_._.,,.B

The New Guinea Research Unit is part of the Research School of Pacific Studies, the Australian National University, and is based in Port Moresby. The work of the Unit is guided by an advisory committee responsible to the Director of the School, who is chairman. The other members of the committee are: G. Daws, Department of Pacific and South East Asian History E. K. Fisk, Department of Economics

J. Golson, Department of Prehistory

P. Hastings, Strategic and Defence Studies Centre R. Keesing, Department of Anthropology

R. J. May, New Guinea Research Unit

N. McArthur, Department of Pacific and South East Asian History R. S. Parker, Department of Political Science P. Sack, Department of law D. T. Tryon, Department of linguistics R. G. Ward, Department of Human Geography

P age Author ' s no t e

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1

Introduct ion

2

The ins t r ument as material obj e c t

20

3

The ins t rument in a c t ion

41

4

The ins trument a s s ymb o l

67

5

The ins trument a s p r o t o type : of

79

6

The ins trument and mal e- f emal e relations

94

1

1 21 1 23 131

Index Tab le s 1

Dis tr ib ut ion of s ound-producing ins t rument s : s ources o f inf o rmat ion

2

evidence

5

10

3

C ul ture areas

11

1

Dis t r ib ut ion and usage

12

2

Cult ur e areas

13

1

Bull roarers

22

2

Flauti s t s f rom the

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3

Flautis t s from the

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P la t es

4

36

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5

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6

An init i a t e f rom the

decorated 36 E as t

are a ,

District

52

7 8

A f l auti s t f rom Chambri , Eas t Dis tr i c t

57

9

A f laut i s t f r om Chamb r i , Eas t Dis tr i c t

57

10

A bullroarer decorated wi th f eathers

83

11

Bull r oarers

83

12

Dis t ri c t A man from the Eas t a s ho r t f lu t e at the Creat ive Art s C en t re Compound

91

Dis t r i c t A man f r om the Eas t f lute a t the a Creative Art s C ent r e

91

13

14 15

A c arved

Eas t Sep ik Dis t r i c t of the Mor ob e Dis t r i c t the

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Whi l e