Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Peru
  • panpipe, late 1800s–1982
  • Where object was made: Peru
  • bamboo, plant fiber
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 26 x 17 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 10 1/4 x 6 11/16 x 1 in
  • Gift of Robert J. and Celia Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5440

This is a set of 22 small bamboo tubes, arranged by graduated size. It is held in place with two slats of bamboo on each side and is wrapped with plant fiber string. It has a light natural color.