Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • India
  • flute, 1960s
  • Where object was made: India
  • wood, wire, foil, carving, staining
  • Object Length/Diameter: 32.5 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 12 3/4 x 1 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0377

Cylindrical flute with a tapered mouthpiece and five fingerholes. Wide band of pink foil, gold foil and blue-green foil overlaid with coiled gold colored wires. Thin gold band at top (below mouthpiece) and near end. Dark brown.