Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • United States
  • flute, mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: San Antonio, Texas, United States
  • mesquite wood, carving
  • Object Length/Diameter: 46 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 18 1/8 x 1 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0631

This is a cylindrical flute in medium brown wood. It has a mouth hole near one end. There are seven fingerholes on one side and a single thumbhole opposite.