Janggay [Dyanggay] Nails

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Janggay nails also spelled as Dyanggay are metal or aluminum nail extensions placed on the fingers used to accessorize Pangalay dancers in the Southern Philippines. These can be prominently seen amongst the Sama and Tausug tribes in the Sulu Archipelago. The fingernails is used to emphasize pangalay hand movements. These were sourced from Bonggao, Tawi Tawi crafted by the Frylim family.