Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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ong tien (flute)
  • Vietnam
  • ong tien (flute), circa 1963
  • Where object was made: Vietnam
  • bamboo
  • Object Length/Diameter: 34.5 x 1.5 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 13 9/16 x 9/16 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0730

This is a bamboo flute with a semicircular hole in one end and a square whistle hole. It has six finger holes plus two more holes.