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Hlua & Npib khi Ncas | String & Bead for Mouth Harp

Hlua & Npib khi Ncas | String & Bead for Mouth Harp


DOES NOT INCULDE NCAS unless ordered separately. This item, when purchased with a ncas, will be custom handtied by me.  The string ties and secures the ncas into it's case, and the beads act as a stopper that prevents separation of the two. Artisans normally just seal the ncas into its case with a simple piece of folded paper—no string attachment. This string and bell combination is a simple and minimalistic addition to your ncas that replaces the paper cap.


The string color matches the natural red dye of the mouth harp case, and is tied to two bells at its opposite end. Traditionally, this opposite end of the ncas string was decorated with beads, bells, or even small paj ntaub trinkets. The Hmong also have region-specific ways of tying and packing the ncas when not in use, and these will come pretied/prepacked in the traditional style of the Hmong in Sapa, Vietnam.


    Strings are 100% cotton, bells are brass—matching the ncas material.


    I handtie all strings to make sure they are tight, secure, and top quality. I will issue your choice of a return or replacement if the instrument arrives broken: I require the broken instrument sent back to me–a return label will be provided free of charge–and a refund/replacement will be issued as soon as USPS registers the returned item.


    Free shipping in the US via USPS First Class/Priority Mail on orders over $50, estimated arrival within 3–5 days. If your order is late, click here for support from USPS.

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