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What is an 'Aboriginal' didgeridoo?

Anonymous A didgeridoo that is crafted from a Eucalyptus branch from Australia by an Aboriginal. Same as above Same as above Same as above.
Adam from USA A naturally hollowed out tree trunk. A naturally hollowed out tree trunk. A naturally hollowed out tree trunk with hand painted art on it. A naturally hollowed out tree trunk with hand painted art on it.
Alan from USA One made by termites, and finished by native aboriginals One made by termites, and finished by native aboriginals One made by termites, and finished by native aboriginals One made by termites, and finished by native aboriginals
Anonymous The didgeridoo is a wind instrument of the Aborigines of northern Australia. It is traditionally made from living Eucalyptus trees, which have had their interiors hollowed out by termites The didgeridoo is a wind instrument of the Aborigines of northern Australia. It is traditionally made from living Eucalyptus trees, which have had their interiors hollowed out by termites The didgeridoo is a wind instrument of the Aborigines of northern Australia. It is traditionally made from living Eucalyptus trees, which have had their interiors hollowed out by termites The didgeridoo is a wind instrument of the Aborigines of northern Australia. It is traditionally made from living Eucalyptus trees, which have had their interiors hollowed out by termites
Alan from Australia A real one made by an Aboriginal person Made by an Aboriginal person One from the Northern Territory One made by an Aboriginal person
Alex Wruurri from USA Australian, Naturally hollowed, Aborigine harvested. Same, I think Same, maybe Same but not sold to anyone, kept by the aborigines.
Anonymous from USA An instrument designed to play as a didgeridoo. "I" would not use the word "authentic" if it were not eucalyptus, termite hollowed, cut, and crafted by Aboriginal people. This is just to not be misleading. "I" would not use the word "traditional" unless it were termite hollowed, eucalyptus wood, cut, and crafted by the Yolngu people of North Eastern Arnhem Land. I also believe that other groups or clans have their own rights to claim what is passed down to them as being "traditional". I believe more emphasis should be placed on each instrument, where it came from, who crafted it, etc, and not just trying to stamp a label on something as being "traditional". Didgeridoo crafted by an Aboriginal person.
Anatoly from Russia Termite hollowed, eucalyptus Australian Ancient art, age to age Harvested, crafted and decorated by local Aborigines
Anonymous from USA A didgeridoo that performs as one should. When it is prepared as it should be, from a termite branch. When it is handcrafted A combination of authentic and traditional along with arts and designs that have significance to the person creating it.
Anonymous from Italy Made from Eucalyptus tree and hollowed by termite Same as above Same as above Is a air instrument used for religious or healing task from aboriginals people
Anonymous Term is used to convince buyer he's not getting cheated. Used to convince buyer he's not getting cheated. Used to convince buyer he's not getting cheated. All these words are interchangeable to infer quality.
Ashley from USA One that is made using the traditional practices by the native people of the original instrument. Made by natives One made in the same fashion as the original instrument Made to replicate or made by a true aborigine
Barbara from USA Made by aboriginal people Made by aboriginal people Used & made by aboriginal people Used & made by aboriginal people.
Barry from United Kingdom Harvested, worked and decorated (if decorated) by aboriginal people. Harvested worked and decorated (if decorated) by aboriginal people. Arnhem Land Yidaki Harvested worked and decorated (if decorated) by aboriginal people.
Bart Reinier from USA Didgeridoo has become a generic term for a tube that emits a drone tone(s) created by the vibration of the lips with overtones and other sounds emanating from the vocal chords and lungs, or even by percussion directly on the tube. The term 'genuine' has no special meaning unless 'didgeridoo' is 'copyrighted' with specific standards or qualifications or enacted into law with similar specifications. An 'authentic' didgeridoo is the same as a 'genuine' didgeridoo. It has to be an authentic 'something' didgeridoo, like 'authentic termite hollowed' didgeridoo, or 'authentic aboriginal made' didgeridoo. A 'traditional' Didgeridoo would be one that has been made following the methods used to create didges at some prior time by aboriginal peoples. It could be made by anyone as long as they used the materials, methods and techniques used by the originators of those methods and techniques. An 'aboriginal' didgeridoo must be made by an aboriginal person in the same fashion as originally made by aboriginals.
Bill Woodward from Canada Harvested and crafted by aboriginals Ditto Made of wood hollowed by termites Used by aborigines
Anonymous I'm not sure I don't know I'm really not sure I don't know the differences.
Anonymous from USA A real Australian didgeridoo. A real Australian didgeridoo, in the style it was originally crafted. A didgeridoo that is crafted in the style of the original. Less embellishment. A didgeridoo that is from the Aboriginal clans.
Brian James from United Kingdom Aboriginal harvested and produced, termite hollowed. One produced in Oz by native artists One of a type used by Aborigine's in their ceremonies. Termite hollowed timber found in Oz, harvested Aborigine's and decorated by
Bruce Wilson from USA Handcrafted by an Aboriginal. Handcrafted by an Aboriginal, Item not necessarily made by an Aboriginal, but rather a copy. Handcrafted by an Aboriginal.
Bruno Nuñez from Peru That made whit eucalypt an preferred for termites... termites groove an came from north australia This preferred bay termites?? Sorry not know the answer I supposed longer and bigger at the extremity Sorry not know the answer
Anonymous from USA Hand Crafted - made from wood Hand Crafted - made from wood Not changed from original design One that is specially made
Caroline from USA Not meaningful to me. Kind of like "all natural" label on foods. Not meaningful to me. Kind of like "all natural" label on foods. Made from termite hollowed log. But all other components of production undocumented. Collected, crafted, decorated, bees waxed by an Aboriginal person. (All components of production from collecting up to the point of marketing)
Catherine from USA "Genuine" means it is musically considered to be a didgeridoo. It looks like and plays like a didgeridoo, but can be made anywhere, of any material. "Authentic" is the same as "genuine. "Traditional" means it is made in the traditional style, of traditional materials. It may or may not be termite hollowed. "Aboriginal" should be totally Aboriginal produced from beginning to final finished product. Some sellers do not mean this, though. Sometimes it simply means an Aboriginal person was involved at some point during production.
Chante from USA It's made of real wood people It's made in Australia by Aboriginal people It's made by Aboriginal people the way it was made 100s of years ago with the same items from nature that they used to use, like wood. An instrument
Chris from New Zealand One that is made from Australian materials, in Australia. One that is made as above and by authentic didgeridoo makers who specialise in didge making. One made from and originating from the Australian outback or from the tribal areas of the Aboriginal people. One crafted from a native Aboriginal person.
Chris Bittner from USA Termite hollowed eucalyptus Same, from australia Made and decorated in time-honored ways Created by aboriginals
Chris from USA Probably that it can be played and is not just for show. Means the same as genuine to me but it implies Australian origin. Must be made of wood and should not have been drilled to hollow it. Australian origin and make by (at least) those trained or supervised by an australian native (or one who married into an aboriginal group).
Chris Platell from Australia A didgeridoo that looks like it could be made properly. A didgeridoo that is made in Australia. A didgeridoo made using proper techniques and painted using actual aboriginal art. A didgeridoo made in Australia by someone of aboriginal descent.
Christopher from USA A didgeridoo that is hallow and has a wax mouth piece A Didgeridoo made with some sort of hollowed out material usually wood A eucalyptus branch that has been hallowed out by termites and is then cleaned and has a bees wax mouth piece put onto it A didgeridoo made by 'Aboriginals'
Claude Beaucaire from Canada It is a Didgeridoo made out of wood hollowed by termites. Same as above. It is a didgeridoo made with traditional designs. It is a aboriginal made didgeridoo.
Curtis from USA A termite hollowed, Aboriginal harvested and crafted instrument. See above See above See above
Anonymous Made by aboriginal makers in Australia from Australian materials. Made by people in Australia from Australian materials based real instruments. One used centuries ago. Made by Aboriginals as opposed to altered by immigrants.
Dale from USA Aboriginal made by traditional methods Aboriginal made by traditional methods Aboriginal made by traditional methods Made by the indigenous cultures of Australia
Anonymous Hand crafted. One hand crafted by an aborigine. One hand crafted by an aborigine. One hand crafted by an aborigine.
Daniel from USA Any Didgeridoo made by an aborigine. Made by an aborigine. A Yidaki, or made by an aborigine elder. Made by an aborigine.
Daniel Richardson from USA Hand Made Hand Made Made Out of wood Hand Made
Daniel from Germany Everything what's long and hollowed is a Didgeridoo. A wooden one Made from eucalypt and termite-hollowed It's a didge which is used to be played in traditional rituals by aboriginal australians
Daniele from Italy Worked by termites, in eucalypt, from Australia An instrument that aboriginal people could use for rituals A didgeridoo that is made and used like in the past in Australia The only one true didgeridoo
David De Lucena from Brazil This one made in australia by aborigines and termites When the didgeridoo is genuine termite hollowed AND made by an Aboriginal. Is a didgeridoo made in the old fashion manner A didgeridoo made from the australian native people
David from USA My personal belief is any hollow object that makes the sound didgeridoo. A didgeridoo made by an Aboriginal Australian. A didgeridoo made by an Aboriginal Australian which might be sold or traded but if it exchanges hands there would be Traditional guidelines along with it. A didgeridoo made by an Aboriginal Australian that is only used by an Aboriginal Australian.
David Milligan from Canada Made by Aboriginals in the Australian north, by termite-hollowed wood harvested by aboriginals native to the area. I'm really not sure I would know the difference. I'm really not sure I would know the difference. I'm really not sure I would know the difference.
Anonymous from USA Having the characteristics of but not made by aboriginal people Made in the area by craftsman Made in the time honored manner Made by indigenous peoples of the area
Davide Vismara from Switzerland It's a pipe made with a eucalypt tree with the central part are by termites It's an old did made by aboriginal people a lot of years ago, before Cook Made by native of Australia Is a copy of an authentic didgeridoo
Doreen from Canada Wooden blowing instrument One that the owner made himself and plays..I am so guessing. One that is used only in ceremonies One that is made for aboriginal ceremonies.
Douglas Bischoff from USA One that actually makes sounds if played properly. One that was made by who and where it says it was made. One made in the fashion of a didgeridoo that you could expect to see in actual use in any real Aboriginal gathering. One made by an Aboriginal.
Ed from Netherlands Genuine didge are all didges to me, if they are pvc or wood, what matters is if they are constructed to act as a didge. Authentic didge is a didge made in Australia using australian resources. Traditional means the didge is made like the didges used by aboriginal people. A didgeridoo made by aboriginal people using traditional resources.
Ed from USA One produced by termites in Australia Same as above Same as above Same as above
Edward from USA Hollow wooden instrument fashioned by native tradesmen One that is made by true native craftsmen Perhaps one that is made in the style which first created the instrument One made by native craftsmen
Enrique from Mexico Made all with natural materials and hollowed by termite. Made of eucalypt tree Made by a people who lives the spiritual tradition, cause the didgeridoo is not only an instrument, is a healing way with the nature. Made by a people who lives the spiritual tradition, cause the didgeridoo is not only an instrument, is a healing way with the nature. Including aboriginal artwork.
Erik Putnam from USA Genuine means to me: Of original design and concept... a genuine Didgeridoo would be one made of Australian Eucalyptus hollowed out by termites. Authenticity means to me: it is what you say it is... any didgeridoo represented as a didgeridoo is Authentic. [OUR COMMENT: we do not actually say this] Traditional means to me: Done in the way of Tradition... Traditional and Genuine are synonymous. Aboriginal means to me: a person born native to the land they live on... Any didgeridoo made by a human is made by an aboriginal. I say this with no disrespect to the Aborigines of Australia or any other native culture.
Anonymous A Didj that is harvested by aborigines, hand painted by aborigines, and naturally hollowed by termites. A Didj that comes straight from the hands of the indigenous people of Australia. A Didj that is handed down from generation to generation and has a story to its art. A Didj that really expresses the true feelings of the aboriginal artist.
Eve from USA Made in Australia with natural materials and handmade, not mass manufactured Made by an Aboriginal in the traditional way One made by someone authorized in the didgeridoo tradition, and coming from a specific ancestral line, I think Made by any person who is an Aboriginal from Australia
Fabian Kuiper from Netherlands A genuine didgeridoo is a didge made from the original raw materials A didge made by aborigine from the original trees that are hollowed out by termites. With more modern forms of art on it. A didge hollowed out by termites, and only adjusted that its playable, no rubbish or so on it, purely a great piece of art to play on Ones actually made by aborigine
Felipe Restrepo from Colombia One made in australia from real wood hollowed by termites One made from local woods hollowed by termites and made locally or by aboriginals A classic didge made and decorated the way aboriginals did before One with aboriginal art
Franck Boudet from France A 'genuine' didgeridoo would be made of a hollow euca branch or tree, harvested with respect to its environment. It should be aboriginal crafted or using such techniques. Drying is critical. Could be painted / furnished or not. Authentic is, from my english, same as 'genuine'. Maybe it's an aboriginal made didge, whatever the technique... "traditional" inspire me with the idea of crafted with only the aboriginal and traditional techniques (no mechanical interventions) Isn't it the one that belongs to an aboriginal person?...
Anonymous Genuine termite hollowed didgeridoos harvested by Aborigines A didgeridoo to be an authentic Aboriginal didgeridoo only if the didgeridoo is genuine termite hollowed AND made by an Aboriginal. That is built with traditionally make That is made by an Aboriginal
Fred Ashplant from USA In my view a genuine didgeridoo is one that is made from a eucalypt tree or branch that has been hollowed out by termites and harvested by a native australian who then may work the bore somewhat and finish the exterior by decorating with painting or smoothing and leaving it plain. I would make no distinction between genuine, authentic. One that suite the traditional style of playing To me an Aboriginal didgeridoo would have to be harvested and produced by a native Aboriginal person.
Gary from United Kingdom To me a Genuine Didge should be Termite hollowed log/branch and Australian! Made in Australia by Aboriginals. All I can say is see the above. See authentic
Gary Peacock from USA Aborigine made from termite hollowed wood, usually eucalypt Same as genuine Yidaki- used in sacred ceremonies Same as genuine
Anonymous Can be any form of hollowed out log that creates the Didj sound. Naturally hollowed out by termites. Naturally hollowed out by termites. Naturally hollowed out by termites, hand picked and crafted by someone of a Aboriginal descent.
Gerald from Germany Ein von Termiten ausgehöltes Digeridoo, daß zu 80% von einem Nicht-Aborigines hergestellt wurde. Oft Massenanfertigung aus Profitgier! Wen es von Termiten ausgehölt und von einem Australischem Ureinwohner hergestellt wurde Yidakiwuy Dhawu Miwatjngurunydja Es ist ein lautes und klares einheimisches musikalisches Instrument mit einer didgeridoo- spiritualität, bezeichnet in etwa als "individuelle Laune" und es ist zugleich ein attraktives einheimisches Kunstwerk.
Anonymous One that was hand crafted. One hand crafted by an aborigine. One hand crafted by an aborigine. One hand crafted by an aborigine.
Anonymous Termite hollowed Made in Australia Handed down in the tribe Don't know
Anonymous Genuine, it came from the makers of an Aboriginal tribe One that looks and sounds like the real deal but most likely is not The make and material used to make the didge is of the same but not made by the Aborigines One made by, would be played by one from an Aboriginal tribe
Gregg Nardozza from USA A genuine didjeridu is one made from a eucalyptus tree that had been naturally hollowed out by insects and played with a wax mouthpiece. An authentic didjeridu is any didjeridu that is made by an artist and is certified in some manner to be so. A traditional didjeridu is made from natural sources, bamboo, eucalyptus, other hardwoods, agave, etc. No plastics or synthetics. An aboriginal didjeridu is one that is harvested and finished by a true aboriginal artist who reaps fair compensation and recognition when it is sold.
Harry from Australia Is a hollow log made by termites and is not man made. Looking like the old time Traditional is like the old known way and bought to the new world but the old tradition is the real thing A musical instrument for the men only not to be played by the woman
Heath from USA Termite hollowed From australia One used for healing or anything specific Handcrafted by the aboriginal people of australia
Henry from USA An australian eucalyptus tree, termite hollowed didgeridoo. A didgeridoo with a certificate of authenticity. A didgeridoo fashioned by Aboriginal craftsman or artisan used to play traditional Aboriginal music. A didgeridoo crafted by an australian Aboriginal craftsman representing the family of the artisan.
Iain from United Kingdom A didgeridoo can be any hollow tube which when played in a certain way gives that characteristic sound - what you regard as 'genuine' is open to wide interpretation. Included in the 'genuine' category, in my opinion, would be those constructed as serious instruments, whilst respecting aboriginal traditions. I would include in this category some of the very competent British makers. Authentic would suggest a didgeridoo made by indigenous aboriginals using traditional techniques and materials - termite hollowed eucalyptus. A Yidaki - crafted by Yolngu people from northeast Arnhemland. I would regard 'traditional' and 'aboriginal' as being the same? However, from the knowledge I have, I would assume maybe the distinction would be that an 'aboriginal' didge is one crafted by aboriginals from outside northeast Arnhemland, but still using traditional techniques and materials?
Ian from Italy Genuine didgeridoos are utterly distinctive woodwind instruments, unique to Australian Aboriginal culture. Authentic didgeridoos are utterly distinctive woodwind instruments, unique to Australian Aboriginal culture. Traditional didgeridoos are utterly distinctive woodwind instruments, unique to Australian Aboriginal culture. Aboriginal didgeridoos are utterly distinctive woodwind instruments, unique to Australian Aboriginal culture.
Ian Taylor from United Kingdom Come from australia Created by termites Cover by Aboriginal art Made by Aboriginal people
Imre from Hungary It is made of eucalyptus. It is made of eucalyptus. It is made of eucalyptus. I can't feel any difference in these terms. I use eucalyptus didjes, so genuine, authentic, traditional and aboriginal have the same meanings to me. It is made of eucalyptus by the aboriginals.
Izzy from USA Unique, probably sound Made from real wood Same basic idea of making them from originals Probably not from australia
Jacob Vincent from USA Eucalyptus, bored out by the white Australian Ant, hand carved to perfection, adorned with Aboriginal artwork, with a beeswax mouthpiece. Eucalyptus, bored out by the white Australian Ant, hand carved to perfection, adorned with Aboriginal artwork, with a beeswax mouthpiece. Eucalyptus, bored out by the white Australian Ant, hand carved to perfection, adorned with Aboriginal artwork, with a beeswax mouthpiece. Eucalyptus, bored out by the white Australian Ant, hand carved to perfection, adorned with Aboriginal artwork, with a beeswax mouthpiece.
James from USA One made in Australia by the aboriginal people Same as above Tribal made didgeridoo Same as above
James Mott from USA Made from termite hollowed eucalyptus trees. Made from termite hollowed eucalyptus trees by aborigines. Made from termite hollowed eucalyptus trees by aborigines in the tradition that they were made. Made from termite hollowed eucalyptus trees by aborigines.
Jamie Slater from United Kingdom I would like to think hollowed by termites. As stated above Same as above Same again
Anonymous from USA Made from hollowed wood Made from wood hollowed by termites Made from wood hollowed by termites in Australia Made by Aboriginal people
Jason from USA A termite hollowed out limb of preferably a eucalyptus tree. Shaved down, cut to proper length cleaned out and capped with some bees wax by an aboriginal Australian. See above. A hollow limb picked up off the ground in the bush, ready to play. Should be all the above.
Anonymous Any didgeridoo made by someone who is crafted in making them Handmade from wood by an aboriginal individual One that would normally be used by the aborignal people One made by the aborigines and typically made by them
Anonymous from France I don t know Made in australia I don t know I don t know
Jeannie from USA Genuine means it would look and sound like the normal idea of a didgeridoo, not necessarily from Australia though Authentic means to me that it's made by the Aboriginal people, and also through the ages-old process of termites hollowing out the wood and then safely harvesting them in harmony with nature. This means it was produced according to tradition - termites, harvesting carefully, decorating with markings native to that region or not decorated at all. This would be one made by a person who can trace their ancestry to the people who inhabited Australia before it was colonized by the British
Jesse Vann from USA Something from were it originated or by the people who first made it. Something made or built in the original ways. Same materials, Tools, People. A Didgeridoo made and used for and by Aboriginal in there customs. A Didgeridoo made by Aboriginals for Aboriginal, to be played by Aboriginal
Jesus from Spain In means that it is an actual Didgeridoo. therefore, is not a flute or a clarinet or whatever other instrument: it's a Didgeridoo It means that it is unique. hasn't been copied. It's a didj that has been made by the same method and in the same way as the true Didgeridoos. It's a Didgeridoo that has been made in Australia by a aboriginal people
Jim from USA I have no clue. I barely even know what a didgeridoo is, although I have seen them on tv. I guess 'genuine' would be one made by real Aborigines Same here, one made by real Aborigines Same here, one made by real Aborigines This one is a little more obvious, but same here, one made by real Aborigines
Anonymous I consider a real didgeridoo to be wood from the eucalyptus tree, hollowed out by termites, and constructed by an Aboriginal person. I do not know what the difference is between genuine, authentic, etc. See above See above See above
Jim Tunnicliff from Us Minor Outlying Islands Could be anything that sounds like a didge Same as genuine One made from eucalyptus hollowed by termites. A didgeridoo made by Aboriginal people.
Joachim from Brazil Anything that makes the sound of it.. From Australia From wood hollowed by ants A traditional didj painted with aboriginal art
Anonymous from Spain Didgeridoo to be sold in large quantities, so done with modern materials Didgeridoo done with the shape and measurements typical of a traditional one Didgeridoo done respecting materials, shape and construction form but not done by an aboriginal person Didgeridoo done by aboriginal people
John Carroll from USA Made by Aboriginal members in the style of their tribe and culture. Termite hollowed and made by Aboriginal tribes the way they were taught to by historical ways. Made the way they used to make them before machines and modern means came to be. Made by native peoples the way they were made before Australia was colonized. Made the ancient ways. Should be a didge made directly by an Aboriginal tribal member. Not a knock off!
Anonymous from USA Termite hollowed tree tuned to note. Termite hollowed tree tuned to note. Termite hollowed tree tuned to note. Termite hollowed tree tuned to note.
John Munday from USA This term has no meaning. Any playable instrument can be genuine. Aboriginal made. Aboriginal made. Aboriginal made.
Anonymous A long hollowed out piece of Eucalyptus tree One that is made with care and love Any genuine or authentic one One made by aboriginal people
Jon from USA A didj that sounds like a didj. A termite hollowed didj using any method. A termite hollowed didj using traditional Aboriginal methods. A termite hollowed didj created and/or used by an Aboriginal.
Anonymous A didgeridoo constructed of the usual kinds of wood, typically hardwoods. A didgeridoo constructed of a tree or branch that has been hollowed by termites. A didgeridoo of the most common shape, most likely adorned with those painted patterns most recognized as distinctly Aboriginal. A didgeridoo constructed of a termite-hollowed tree or branch harvested, shaped, and perfected by an Aboriginal.
Jorge Ferrer Alonso from Spain I don't know It's builder in wood It's a didgeridoo builder in arnhem land I don't know
Jose Luis from Spain A termite-hollowed branch of a tree, decorated or not, and only slightly modified to add a mouthpiece to be able to play it Same as genuine Same as above:) Same (or at least, it SHOULD be)
Joshua from USA A wooden didgeridoo made using any of a variety of techniques, modern or traditional. A termite-hollowed, eucalyptus didgeridoo made in the traditional fashion with axe and native Aboriginal tools. An instrument made by a member of the original custodians of the didgeridoo, who live in the north-most region of Australia (I cannot recall their name). An instrument made by any of the tribes of people native to Australia before European colonisation.
Judy Echols from USA I use the word for all instruments that resemble a didj even if they are made of agaves or hardwood One that is from australia and made from termite hollowed wood One that is from australia and made from termite hollowed wood. It should have tradition decoration if any. One that is guaranteed to be made by aboriginals
Jussi from Finland Genuine termite hollowed didj found in Australia (the most genuine didges you find - not make) Same as above Aboriginal cut and used or meant to use in ceremonies Aboriginal cut and handcrafted one
Justin from United Kingdom Probably one that makes the unique didgeridoo sound, but not necessarily one of traditional materials; for example one made from plastic pipe. One that has been used by Aboriginal communities, perhaps an antique? One made from traditional materials eg Eucalypt and/or featuring art typical of an aboriginal style I would think this is one hand-crafted by a member of the aboriginal community
Katarina from Serbia Is it a termite hollowed didgeridoo? Made in Australia? Excuse my English but I do not know the difference between ''genuine'' and ''authentic''. Made of wood with aboriginal artwork on it or the old traditional way of making it before the white people came to Australia. I am not sure. Made by aboriginal people? I don't know.
Ken Bodrug from Canada One harvested and coming from it's advertised source. One which comes from undisputed origin, the genuine article. One fashioned as the original didgeridoo's in the style used by native aboriginals. One made, harvested and finished by native Australian Aboriginals.
Anonymous A name used to convey idea that the instrument in question is a didgeridoo Same as above A termite hollowed instrument; not a hand carved or re-glued instrument Crafted by Australian aboriginal individuals
Kimberly from USA Means nothing, except it will make a sound Authentic to what? I need further proof. Was made using the traditional methods Termite hollowed eucalyptus wood If it has a specific name to it it was made by aborigines
Kyle from Canada A didge that works.... that wasn't just carved to look at but to play too One made the original way it was discovered carved by termites A didge made for ceremonial purposes A didge made by the aboriginals
Anonymous One made in the original style and using original manufacturing methods. One made in the original style. One made using the original methods of construction. One made by an Aboriginal.
Lasso from Hungary It is not carved by people, but hollowed by termites. It has the right shape, vocal functions of a traditional didgeridoo, but it may be entirely man-made, or made of bamboo, etc. Traditional didgeridoo is how the Aboriginal people acquired and made their instruments. Same as above
Laura from USA Genuine didgeridoos are made by Aboriginal artisans and from natural materials Same as above Made in the fashion of the Aboriginal ancestors and of traditional materials Same as above
Lauren from USA I think "genuine" is meant to lead people to believe it is a naturally crafted didge from Australia. A termite hollowed instrument FROM Australia. Not shipped in, etc. These terms seem to be interchangeable. I think it means a termite hollowed didge from Australia. An authentic didgeridoo either passed down through time from Aborigines or made by Aborigines.
Anonymous Made by aborigine people. Old didgeridoo made by aborigine? Even though it doesn't play right, it was made by the aborigine. Only aborigine people know how to play it.
Lindsey from USA Genuine means to me 'made by a Native'. Authentic and traditional can be made to be understood as someone making an item in the authentic style or traditional style but not necessarily being a native artist. Authentic should mean made by a native but it does not. Many things called authentic are simply made in the authentic style of the tribe but produced by someone else. Traditional is similar to authentic. It is made in the traditional style of a certain tribe or person but made by someone else. Aboriginal didgeridoo should mean made by a Native Aborigine, perhaps in an ancient style, perhaps in a tribal style.
Anonymous Made with some industrial tool and composite material Made with old technique and real wood or authentic material Just home made Made with ancestral technique at the old mode
Anonymous I DONT KNOW I DONT KNOW I DONT KNOW I DONT KNOW
Marc Kalmanson from USA It is made from a eucalyptus tree that has been hollowed out by termites and made by people trained by Aboriginal people It is made from a eucalyptus tree that has been hollowed out by termites and made by the Aboriginal people. I don't know. It is made from a eucalyptus tree that has been hollowed out by termites and made by the Aboriginal people according to their beliefs and customs and with regard to the sacredness of the earth, trees and spirit.
Anonymous IT IS NOT AN IMITATION IT CAN BE PLAYED BUT IS NOT NECESSARILY MADE LOCALLY IT IS MADE LOCALLY AND AND EXACTLY LIKE THE ORIGINAL. IT IS MADE BY THE LOCAL ABORIGINAL PEOPLE
Anonymous A genuine didgeridoo is from australia Authentic would be a seal that the didgeridoo is a true didgeridoo from australia. A traditional didgeridoo is a didgeridoo that is used for traditional ceremonies. An aboriginal didgeridoo comes from the Aborigine people and made from the eucalyptus tree
Mark Webster from USA It is FIRST made of eucalypt after being hollowed out by white ants, then fashioned and decorated afterwards by an Indigenous person. Made for sale It is FIRST made of eucalypt after being hollowed out by white ants, then fashioned and decorated afterwards by an Indigenous person. Likely made for sale. It is FIRST made of eucalypt after being hollowed out by white ants, fashioned and decorated afterwards by an Indigenous person mainly for ceremonial or personal use not necessarily to be sold. It is FIRST made of eucalypt after being hollowed out by white ants, then I believe for this term it would be fashioned and decorated afterwards by an Indigenous person mainly for ceremonial or personal use.
Mark from New Zealand Cylinder you can blow through Wooden cylinder you can blow through Wooden cylinder you can blow through hollowed by termites Wooden cylinder you can blow through made by termites and blessed
Anonymous from Germany I think all didge are genuine if you can play with it. A authentic didge looks like an traditional but its from cheaper materials. Sorry for my bad english... A traditional didge is from eucalypt and hollowed from termites. With Aboriginal didges you can imitate sounds from the nature ore animals maybe.
Anonymous A real termite-hollowed trunk. A tube with one end flayed. A Hollow tube. One used and made by aborigines.
Matthew from Australia A genuine didgeridoo is a termite hollowed eucalypt, (mallee, grey box, yellow box, bloodwood etc), originally from the top end of Australia, and made by an Aboriginal. Today an Authentic didge, In my opinion, is one made by an Aboriginal, and any art work is done by an aboriginal. It is also made in the manner of a 'genuine didge' as above. A traditional didge is one used for ceremonial purposes. It would be cut and prepared by the maker, often left in a water-hole to prevent it drying out before use and often discarded after the ceremony it was made for. Often they had little or no artwork on them. A didge made by an Aboriginal.
Mauro from Italy Is a didj made from a tree hollowed by the termites. Is a didj made from a tree hollowed by the termites. It also came from the aboriginal territories. Is a didj made from a tree hollowed by the termites. Is a didj made from a tree hollowed by the termites, decorated by an aboriginal
Anonymous This probably doesn't mean anything at all. This also probably doesn't mean anything. This probably means the didj is made out of natural materials. This probably means that the didj is made that aboriginal way. That is, it has been hollowed out by termites.
Meghan from USA I'm really not that familiar with any of this. I just admire the instrument. Same as above. Same as above. Same as above.
Michael from USA An Aboriginal instrument that that was hallowed out by termites (the natural way) and then painted by traditional (or as traditional as possible) means by an Aboriginal person. Same as above. Same again!:) Same once again as my first answer.:)
Michael from USA Means nothing in regards to selling an item. Means nothing in regards to selling an item. Means nothing in regards to selling an item. Means nothing in regards to selling an item.
Michael Dehottay from Belgium It's a didge in eucalyptus wood sculpted by termites (the whole of course) It's a didge from Australia It's a didge in eucalyptus wood It's a didge from a aboriginal village
Michael from USA One that is made of termite eaten wood trees in australia. A didgeridoo that is made in australia from a patron living in australia A didgeridoo that can look like the ones that come from australia but can be made else where. A didgeridoo that is made from a aboriginal person that can have original art work and craftsmanship of a actual aboriginal person.
Anonymous from United Kingdom Means made from real wood. Means made from authentic woods timbers. Made the traditional way meaning termite have hollowed out the core. Means a traditional decorated dig, crafted the old fashioned way.
Anonymous In this context I think it means a real instrument that works(that plays music) In this context I think it means a didgeridoo that's design is based upon a traditional didge In this context I think it means a didgeridoo that is of original/traditional design,used for thousands of years by the Aboriginal people(termite hollowed) I think it has the same meaning as a traditional didgeridoo
Michael Tong Lee from Australia A genuine didgeridoo is one handcrafted and painted in the traditional way. Such an instrument could be played at a traditional ceremony or celebration, lending authenticity to the occasion. In addition to the above reference to 'genuine', an authentic didgeridoo fulfills those ritual requirements for making and decoration for and by one who has the authority to use those depictions (totems). A traditional didgeridoo is one that has been made in the traditional manner. These are initially hollowed out by white ants rather than wood lathes or routers and sometimes shaped by fire. Aboriginal didgeridoos are genuine, authentic, traditional instruments made by indigenous Australian males who have the authority to craft these.
Michele Carugati from Italy It's a musical instrument made by aboriginal people and termites It's made with eucalypt A Didgeridoo painted with traditional artwork A mix of the three features above
Mike Griffith from USA A didj that comes from Australia. (I'm as confused as everyone else) A didj that comes from Australia. (I'm as confused as everyone else) A didj that comes from Australia. (I'm as confused as everyone else) A didj harvested and crafted by an Aboriginal from a natural termite hollowed wood. (I only know this because I have visited your website numerous times! I feel informed!!!!)
Milford from USA Wood, termite hollowed. native made. Wood, termite hollowed, native made Wood, termite hollowed, native made Wood, termite hollowed, native made
Mitchell from USA Didgeridoo created with the instruments' original intent in mind: Playing. Not a cheap plastic toy Same as genuine Eucalyptus didgeridoo crafted using traditional practices (eg. termite-hollowing) A genuine didgeridoo is one crafted by the Aboriginal people of Australia using traditional fabrication (ie. termite-hollowed, eucalyptus) and artistic styles.
Anonymous A traded one A traded one A traded one A traded one
Moshe from Israel A didj made by a process close to the original, MAYBE with minor changes such as different woods or a different hollowing method. A didj made from Eucalyptus trees and hollowed out by termites. Same as authentic An authentic didj (authentic in the sense I described earlier) made by Aborigines.
Nancy from USA Eucalyptus eaten by termites Same thing Same thing, but add that particular spiritual or art processes would have been used, and usage itself would be regulated by aboriginal norms and rules. Both Canada and Australia original peoples claim this term. For this pairing, it would mean as above.
Neil Wakeling from United Kingdom I would take this to mean made in australia by a "real" maker - not necessarily aboriginal. Made in "traditional" manner by aboriginals. Termite-hollowed. One that is definitely 100% made by an aboriginal.
Anonymous A didgeridoo that works? Made by the aboriginal people Styled after traditional didgeridoos by the aboriginal people No idea?
Nicola from Italy A genuine didj is a true didj, natural served as the nature An authentic didj is an aboriginal didj to 100% It is a didj that plays aboriginal songs, traditional All Didgeridoos must be aboriginal. I have never felt to speak of imported Didgeridoos
Pablo from Argentina When purchasing a didgeridoo, a genuine one, is one that can be certified to be made by aboriginal people of australia. I think an authentic didgeridoo is such, when it has been termite hollowed and made by australian aboriginal people. A traditional didgeridoo is one made of termite hollowed wood. In this case, the didge is made with traditional materials. Bamboo didges wouldn't fit in this category, for example. I believe an aboriginal didgeridoo is a didgeridoo used by aboriginal people for their own purposes, like ceremonial ones.
Anonymous from Canada Certified grade A didjeridu? silly. That it's not just make believe? Same as aboriginal. A yidaki. Termite hollowed eucalyptus.
Patrick from Australia A didj made by an Aboriginal male hollowed by termites. A didj harvested by someone for commercial purposes A didj made for ceremony A didj made by an Aboriginal male
Patrick Temme from USA A didj with a subjective adjective in front of it. A didj with a subjective adjective in front of it. A didj with a subjective adjective in front of it. A didj that is not an imitation rather the real thing birthed by Nature and nourished by the Aborigine.
Patrick from USA Genuine should mean that the didj is made from some type of euc or indigenous australian tree and is hollowed by termites and finished by an aborigine. I would say that an authentic didj holds the same characteristics of a genuine one. A traditional didj is one made through the original method and is either raw wood or has aboriginal designs painted on it. A didj made by aborigines. An "original" didj.
Patti Baker from USA A genuine didgeridoo is one that is made in the same fashion as authentic didgeridoo. An authentic didgeridoo is one that is made in the - ok, you got me. I am super confused on what these mean. Yeah, I'm getting a headache thinking about this. An Aboriginal didgeridoo is a didgeridoo that is made by a trained Aboriginal person with materials from approved areas for materials needed
Paul Bishop from USA To me the definition would be one made by Aboriginal people. This, I think would be a genuine didj made by Aboriginal people and certified as such. This is a subject for much discussion. I believe this would vary from clan to clan. I would hope it is a synonym for a real Aboriginal made didj
Paul from USA One that is machine or poorly made One that is made in the traditional manner One that is made in the "normal" manner One that is made or designed in the native manner
Paul from USA A didgeridoo from a particular source, not necessarily aboriginal. A didgeridoo created by a tribe that traditionally make didgeridoos A didgeridoo created the way the aboriginals created them-- not necessarily created by aboriginals. Not sure what I make of this. It could be interpreted as a didgeridoo that was made in the traditional way.
Peggy Adams from USA A termite hollowed wooden limb that has been harvested and then cleaned and prepared perhaps decorated into the oldest musical instrument in the history of mankind. One in which an Aborigine harvested and brought to market. One used in healing and meditation during aborigine ceremonies One that is harvested and cured and used in traditional ceremonies.
Peggylynn Terrien from USA A termite hollowed out tree branch, that is then cleaned out with fire,sealed and painted, burned, or carved by native peoples I suppose it has a signature or seal saying it was made by native peoples That it was made by hand in the centuries old way they have always been made That it was made solely by native people
Pete from United Kingdom Should be made in the same way that Aborigines make them Should be made by Aboriginal artists from wood hollowed out by termites Made the way an Aboriginal artist would do it, in the same materials but not necessarily by an Aboriginal artist. Termite hollowed and made by an Aboriginal artist
Petri Aitta-aho from Finland Gimmick. not necessarily authentic Should be made by aboriginal people Gimmick. Traditional is not necessarily authentic Should be made by aboriginal people
Phil Smith from USA Dunno Dunno Dunno Dunno
Rafael Adorno from Brazil Didgeridoo genuine is a didgeridoo of eucalypt come of Australia and made by the nature. A authentic didgeridoo is a didgeridoo from Australia made by the nature and aborigines. A didgeridoo made by the nature and the aborigines native from australia who still live in the nature. A didgeridoo made or painted by aborigines.
Ray Todd from USA Made form eucalyptus, hollowed by termites, found by aborigine hands. Made form eucalyptus, hollowed by termites, found by aborigine hands. Made form eucalyptus, hollowed by termites, found by aborigine hands. painted in the dot original style Made form eucalyptus, hollowed by termites, found by aborigine hands. painted in the dot original style. A true didgeridoo
Anonymous from Finland Made the original way from a termite hollowed wood, by whom ever. Made the original way from a termite hollowed wood, by whom ever. Made the original way from a termite hollowed wood, by whom ever. Made and preferably also used by aboriginals.
Rex Womack from USA A Didgeridoo that is hollowed out by termites then harvested, shaped and decorated by an Australian Aborigine(s). A Didgeridoo that is hollowed out by termites then harvested, shaped and decorated by an Australian Aborigine(s). A Didgeridoo that is hollowed out by termites then harvested, shaped and decorated by an Australian Aborigine(s) A Didgeridoo that is hollowed out by termites then harvested, shaped and decorated by an Australian Aborigine(s)
Richard from Canada Made in Australia by an Aboriginal person. A true Didge. done with the ways of the old fashion. all hand made. I believe an imitation, a look a like so to speak. Made in Australia by an Aboriginal person.
Richie Duvall from USA Not Sure Not Sure Not Sure Not Sure
Robert from USA A didgeridoo made from a Eucalyptus tree that has been hollowed out by termites. A didgeridoo made by an Aboriginal Australian. A didgeridoo made from a Eucalyptus tree that has been hollowed out by termites. A didgeridoo made by an Aboriginal Australian in the same way didgeridoos have been made for hundreds of years previously.
Robert from USA A hollow tube. A wooden hollow tube. Eucalyptus or bamboo. Termite-hollowed eucalyptus harvested and finished by Indigenous Australians.
Robert from USA A didge made of eucalyptus. Could be any eucalyptus didge made in Australia. An eucalyptus didge made by an Aboriginal in the traditional manner. A didge made by an Aboriginal.
Robert Levinson from USA An instrument made by Aboriginal people from native materials in Australia. See above See above One made by the Aboriginal people from eucalyptus branches/trunks in Australia and decorated or carved with genuine song lines
Anonymous One that can be sounded One that is hand made in the traditional fashion One made and decorated to be used during specific times or rituals One that is made, decorated, and depicts the Aboriginal culture.
Robin from France It is a didgeridoo d'origine Australienne C'est un didj creusé par les termites C'est un didj creusé par les termites et respectant la nature C'est un didj creusé par les termites et réalisé par des aborigènes pouvant avoir des vertus guérissantes.
Rochelle from USA I'm not really sure... I'm not really sure... I'm not really sure... I'm not really sure...
Anonymous from USA Genuine to me doesn't really mean much. I feel that this term could mean anything from a termite hollowed didgeridoo to a cheap Indonesian didgeridoo. Authentic to me means that it is an authentic termite hollowed didgeridoo crafted by an aboriginal. Traditional to me means that this didgeridoo was meant to be played with respect for the aboriginal peoples and was crafted by an aboriginal. Aboriginal didgeridoo to me says that the seller is trying way too hard to make it sound like it is an authentic termite hollowed didgeridoo crafted and painted by an aboriginal, but it is more likely a cheap Indonesian piece of junk.
Roi Redondo García from Spain The one made by ants By me same that last The one made by ants, worked inside with fire The same, but worked by aboriginal people, by their own way of work
Romano from Italy Is a gift of nature with little human intervention; it is sought, chosen, crafted by an Aboriginal according to ancestral habits of his clan; it is evocative of cultural values through its sound, shape and decoration... IT IS MY DIDJERIDOO because I bear this in mind. SAME SAME SAME
Anonymous Instrument that looks like a didgeridoo One from Australia One made by an Aboriginal person One that is from eucalyptus tree and has been hollowed out by termites and made by Aboriginal
Roy Paramo from Spain That it is a special hand crafted piece of art. The fact that it has been termite-hollowed. That which is made in eucalyptus wood and has been hollowed by termites. A didgeridoo that has been termite-hollowed, cleaned, painted and handworked by an aboriginal man/woman.
Rual from USA Eucalyptus Termite hollowed tree cut by aboriginal people Same as number one Same as number two
Anonymous It's a termite-hollowed eucalyptus log. It's a termite-hollowed eucalyptus log. It's a termite-hollowed eucalyptus log. It's a termite-hollowed eucalyptus log.
Sandra from Australia A piece of wood hollowed by termites painted and carved out by elders. Reproduced and carved wood to produced sound. One that is used by aboriginals on a celebrations. Handmade wooden musical instrument
Scott from USA No meaning, it means that it is a didge... No meaning, it is a real didge... Made in the style of old Aboriginal traditions. This I would hope implies made by Aboriginals.
Scott from USA Harvested and finished by indigenous aboriginal people A genuine didj that has been verified as such One not wildly embellished with designs, but left natural One that is harvested, finished and used by aboriginal people
Anonymous from USA I termite hollowed tree branch that has been taken by an aboriginal person and decorated. Same as a genuine didgeridoo. A didgeridoo that was made by an aboriginal person in such a way that it would be used by them, and has not been decorated to try and make it appealing to an outsider. It would be decorated in a way that an aboriginal person would find it appealing. One that has been made, and played by an aboriginal person.
Scott Watkins from USA I wish I knew........ I would hope it was cut and made from were it was described from. In a protected forest area by the Aboriginal people in an Australia territory and crafted by those same aboriginal craftsmen. A style or painted didj? Not sure I'm thinking just words again.
Anonymous from Germany Sorry, english to bad Sorry, english to bad Sorry, english to bad Sorry, english to bad
Anonymous Genuine is real but necessarily from the source portrayed Presented as genuine Similar to that used over a period of time Lends one to believe the source of the instrument is with the aboriginals
Steve from USA Ant hollowed eucalypt Eucalypt Same Same
Steve Jacobs from USA One that works Made in Australia of Australian wood Made in Australia of Australian wood but more rustic, not as painted or designed. Made in Australia of Australian wood by an Aborigine.
Steve O'Neill from USA Genuine--a playable didgeridoo made in the style of the traditional aboriginal artists. It could be made by either aboriginal artists or not. The word genuine just refers to the fact that it is in fact a didgeridoo. Authentic--a playable didgeridoo made in the style of the traditional aboriginal artists but not a genuine didgeridoo. The word authentic just refers to the fact that it is in fact a didgeridoo--not that it was made by an aboriginal artist. Traditional--a playable didgeridoo made in the style of the traditional aboriginal artists but may or may not be an aboriginal made didgeridoo. The word traditional just refers to the fact that it is in fact a didgeridoo that has been made in the traditional style that can be researched by anyone and reproduced in a factory. Aboriginal--if used before the word didgeridoo is a playable didgeridoo made in the style of the traditional aboriginal artists but it may or may not be an aboriginal made didgeridoo. The word aboriginal just refers to the fact that it is in fact a didgeridoo that has been made in the aboriginal style that can be researched by anyone and reproduced in a factory. For me to believe a didgeridoo was crafted by a REAL aboriginal artist who walked (or drove) into the bush, hunted and cut a piece of wood hollowed out by white ants then crafted it into a didgeridoo--the tag/info that came with the didgeridoo would have to state: this didgeridoo was made in "insert community name here" Australia and is a hand crafted didgeridoo made by "insert name here" in the traditional style of his family. By purchasing this one of a kind piece of art and history you are directly supporting the livelihood of the "insert name here" family. Thank you for buying Australian!
Stuart Kirkpatrick from Bermuda A wind instrument of the aboriginal Australians dating back perhaps thousands of years A didge made out of eucalyptus by aboriginal Australians A didge used by the indigenous Australians for special ceremonies and occasions Aboriginal specifically means "autochthonous". It is used precisely for indigenous populations so the 'Aboriginal' didgeridoo would be THE original/
Stuart Turner from USA An authentic, traditional, Aboriginal instrument which serves it's purpose. One crafted from a sapling hollowed by termites An authentic didgeridoo crafted by the player using traditional methods of harvesting, shaping and finishing the instrument A traditional didgeridoo crafted by an Aboriginal Australian
Stuart from United Kingdom Any hollow tube Any hollow tube A termite hollowed branch A hollow tube one owned by a native inhabitant of any country
Sue Cadigan from USA Made by Aboriginal person. Naturally found in nature. Termite and nature as helpers to create. Termite, nature, mother earth and aboriginal person come together to create this voice. Termite, found wood. Genuine.
Summergold Garfias from USA Made from tiki wood by aborigines Same Same Same
Anonymous from USA I think that these are termite hollowed didgeridoos harvested by Aborigines Authentic didgeridoo is genuine termite hollowed and made by an Aboriginal. This is a didgeridoo made from young, termite-hollowed eucalyptus tree trunks, and are harvested, handcrafted, and painted by one or more artisans of one of several Australian aboriginal tribes. Authentic Aboriginal didgeridoos are produced in traditionally-oriented instrument.
Tammy from Canada Carved by Aboriginals A didj made from a termite eaten wood I think it would mean one that was used by the Aboriginals themselves in their daily lives and rituals. I would think it is one made and used by Aboriginals
Tanya Kendall from Canada One of a kind One that is made and painted by an aboriginal of australia who is a traditional custodian of the instrument One that is played in ceremony and ritual One that is painted and made by an aboriginal who is not a custodian of the instrument
Theresa from South Africa Do not know - I have never had the opportunity touch, see, play a "real" didge from Australia. Played Bamboo, PVC, kelp & wood - all handmade in S.A. Do not know - I have never had the opportunity touch, see, play a "real" didge from Australia. Played Bamboo, PVC, kelp & wood - all handmade in S.A. Do not know - I have never had the opportunity touch, see, play a "real" didge from Australia. Played Bamboo, PVC, kelp & wood - all handmade in S.A. Do not know - I have never had the opportunity touch, see, play a "real" didge from Australia. Played Bamboo, PVC, kelp & wood - all handmade in S.A.
Anonymous Made from Australian trees hollowed by termites and harvested/finished by aboriginal people. Made from Australian trees hollowed by termites and harvested/finished by aboriginal people. Made from Australian trees hollowed by termites and harvested/finished by aboriginal people. Made of any material ( hopefully hollowed tree( by aboriginal people.
Tim from United Kingdom Hollowed out by termites, didgeridoo handmade from Eucalyptus wood naturally Genuine termite hollowed and made by an Aborigine Aboriginal art only from Aboriginal people Authentic Aboriginal didgeridoos are produced in traditionally-oriented communities in Northern Australia and are usually made from hardwoods
Todd from USA Termite holed, Aboriginal finished. Termite holed, Aboriginal finished. Termite holed, Aboriginal finished. Termite holed, Aboriginal finished.
Todd Melville from Australia It's a termite hollowed native tree of australia, made by a person of Aboriginal descent. I see this as the same as my answer above. This is the above, plus it comes from the traditional areas around Arnhem Land As above, but a bit raw, and made by Aboriginals who may paint it with ochre. It's not one that would be traditionally snapped up by people wanting something pretty to display.
Tom from USA Now that you ask me, I really don't know. See above answer. Once again, I'm lost. An instrument that is termite hollowed, then decorated with Aboriginal artwork by Aboriginal people.
Anonymous Termite hollowed Aboriginal made Traditionally made Aboriginal painted
Anonymous One hand crafted. One hand crafted by an aborigine. One hand crafted by an aborigine. One hand crafted by an aborigine.
Anonymous One that makes sound like a didgeridoo should make. One that is made to the guidelines of how they should be made. One made like they were back when they first were made. One made by an Aboriginal.
Tyler from USA It is made by an Aboriginal person, from wood available in that area, strictly following traditional methods. I would say authentic follows the same lines as genuine, meaning it is made by a true Aboriginal person using original techniques. These would be didjes made for specific purposes. Perhaps a didj made for sleep, a special ceremony, or other important cultural occasions...like a marriage. Made by traditional Aboriginal methods, by an Aboriginal, and sold so that the profits are transferred back (at least some of them are) to that person.
Vincent from France I've not a clue. Probably meaning that It's made by Aboriginal and termite. But I don't really know if there are official rule or law for that word. Probably meaning that It's made by Aboriginal and termite. But I don't really know if there are official rule or law for that word. Probably meaning that It's made by Aboriginal and termite. But I don't really know if there are official rule or law for that word.
William from USA A termite hollowed naturally harvested log, usually eucalyptus from australia. Same as above Same as above Same as above but definitely harvested and created by an aborigine.

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