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flauta de pico (flute)
  • Doña Rosa
    died 1980
    active: Mexico
  • flauta de pico (flute), 1965
  • Where object was made: Coyotepec, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • ceramic, appliqué
  • Object Length/Diameter: 35 x 7 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 13 3/4 x 2 3/4 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0381
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Black ceramic flute. Tapered cylinder. Mouthpiece is flattened. Five fingerholes. Bands of three raised bullseye decorations between each fingerhole and a band on either end, totalling six. Flared at end.