Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Romania
  • flute, late 1800s–1989
  • Where object was made: Oradea, Bihor, Romania
  • bamboo, pigment
  • Object Length/Diameter: 33 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 13 x 3/4 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0682

The vertical flute with a red stripe down the front has incised bands between every other fingerhole. It has been rubbed with red pigment. There are seven fingerholes and one thumbhole.