Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pan pipes
  • unknown Urarina maker
  • pan pipes, late 1800s–1996
  • Where object was made: Chambira basin, Loreto, Peru
  • reed, plant fiber, wood
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 14.5 x 12 x 1.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 5 11/16 x 4 3/4 x 9/16 in
  • Gift of Bart Dean
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5106

This is a set of 13 pipes of graduated sizes, held together at the top with a length of plant fiber woven over a stabilizing piece of wood on each side. It is a light natural color.