Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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end blown pipe
  • Japan
  • end blown pipe, late 1800s–1972
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • reed, ink
  • Object Length/Diameter: 32 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 12 5/8 x 3/4 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0724

This reed flute has a notched whistlehole on the back and six fingerholes. It has an image of a dragon in black. "JAPAN" is stamped below the last fingerhole.