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: 43 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 16 7/8 x 3/4 in
  • Gift of Robert J. and Celia Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5445

The long reed flute has a narrow slit at one end, two fingerholes, and a thumbhole at the other end. It is a light natural color.