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vertical whistle flute
  • India
  • vertical whistle flute, mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: India
  • brass
  • Object Length/Diameter: 39.5 x 1.5 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 15 1/2 x 9/16 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0703

This cylindrical brass flute has an angled mouthpiece and six fingerholes. It has incised bands above and below the stamp and between fingerholes three and four and under fingerhole six.