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dillidüdük (flute)
  • Turkey
  • dillidüdük (flute), late 1800s–1972
  • Where object was made: Istanbul, Turkey
  • wood, carving, staining
  • Object Length/Diameter: 29.5 x 3 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 11 5/8 x 1 1/8 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0399

Cylindrical wooden flute. Knob at mouthpiece end has an opening at end and a square whistle hole. Four pair of incised bands. Raised ring separates mouthpiece portion from body of flute. One thumbhole and seven fingerholes. Incised bands at either end. Medium brown.