Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • United States
  • flute, circa 1967
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cane
  • Object Length/Diameter: 53.5 x 3 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 21 1/16 x 1 1/8 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0397

Flute made from a length of cane that has a noticeable bend. Six fingerholes and one thumbhole on back. Wind hole at edge of one end. Light natural color, but mouthpiece end is darker.