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dillidüdük (flute)
  • Turkey
  • dillidüdük (flute), circa 1967
  • Where object was made: Turkey
  • wood, carving, incising
  • Object Length/Diameter: 36 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 14 1/8 x 1 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0696

This cylindrical wooden flute has a knob-like mouthpiece at one end and seven fingerholes and one thumbhole. There is a raised band between the mouthpiece and fingerholes with incised lines on either side. There are clusters of incised lines near the end. The mouthpiece and raised band are flat on one side.