Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Peru
  • flute, late 1800s–1982
  • Where object was made: Peru
  • reed
  • Object Length/Diameter: 30.5 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 12 x 1 in
  • Gift of Robert J. and Celia Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5446

The light natural colored reed flute has a tab that extends past the end for a mouthpiece. It has a square whistlehole and three fingerholes and one thumbhole.