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bansuri (cross flute)
  • India
  • bansuri (cross flute), 1900s
  • Where object was made: Pune, Mahārāshtra, India
  • reed, metal
  • Object Length/Diameter: 38 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 14 15/16 x 3/4 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0390

Cylindrical flute. Light brown with darker brown spots. Silver colored metal band at mouthpiece end. Wind hole at one end and fiver fingerholes at other end. Separated by sticker and inscription.