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ohe hano (flute)
  • Indonesia
  • ohe hano (flute), circa 1970
  • Where object was made: Bali, Indonesia
  • reed, plastic?, burning, dyeing
  • Object Length/Diameter: 29.5 x 1.5 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 11 5/8 x 9/16 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0690
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Description

This reed flute has a hole near the closed end and six fingerholes. There are six burned lines from fingerholes 1 and 5, arranged like whiskers. It has a tuft of green raffia-like strips tied near the mouthpiece.