Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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cross flute
  • Philippines
  • cross flute, late 1800s–1917
  • Where object was made: Luzon, Philippines
  • bamboo, carving
  • Object Length/Diameter: 39.5 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 15 1/2 x 3/4 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0727

This bamboo flute has a zigzag edge on the closed end near the mouth piece. There are six fingerholes.