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pastierska pishtala (flute)
  • Czechoslovakia (present-day Czech Republic)
  • pastierska pishtala (flute), mid 1900s–1967
  • Where object was made: Czechoslovakia (present-day Slovakia and Czech Republic)
  • wood, carving, incising
  • Object Length/Diameter: 27 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 10 5/8 x 3/4 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0386
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Cylindrical flute. Six fingerholes. Mouthpiece end has a pluc and three incised rings. Two deeper and three smaller incised rings between mouthpiece and fingerholes. Series of incised rings on tapered end. Light natural color.