Rectangular block of wood, with six narrow strips of iron attached to three iron bridges across the top.;Accession file 4621 notes: "Usually played by the men to pass away the time.";Part of accession 4621. The objects were collected by the donor while a missionary in the Belgian Congo, from 1922-1925. They were made by members of the Pende ethnic group, a Bantu people that live in what is now the Democratic Republic of Congo.