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ohe hano ihu (nose flute)
  • United States
  • ohe hano ihu (nose flute), circa 1970
  • Where object was made: Hawaii, United States
  • bamboo
  • Object Length/Diameter: 28.5 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 11 1/4 x 1 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0688

The length of bamboo is closed at one end with one hole near the closed end. There are two holes near the open end. It is undecorated.