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rondador (flute)
  • Ecuador
  • rondador (flute), circa 1970
  • Where object was made: Ecuador
  • reed, string
  • Object Height/Width: 16 x 25 cm
    Object Height/Width: 6 1/4 x 9 13/16 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0657
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This panpipe is made from 23 reed pipes. They are arranged by size, though every other pipe is shorter than the pipe prior. They are bound together with a slat of reed on both sides of the top and bottom and are held in place with string.