Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Peru
  • flute, late 1800s–1982
  • Where object was made: Peru
  • metal
  • Object Length/Diameter: 41 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 16 1/8 x 3/4 in
  • Gift of Robert J. and Celia Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5450

The flute is made from a silver colored metal tube. It has a notched mouthpiece, one thumbhole, and five fingerholes, the last one is slightly offset.