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flute
  • India
  • flute, mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: India
  • bamboo, wood, paint, foil, resin, burning
  • Object Length/Diameter: 47 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 18 1/2 x 1 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0401
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Cylindrical bamboo flute with angled mouthpiece and square whistle hole. Six finger holes. Four small holes at bottom. Band of gold foil. Two-tone pink knob inserted in end. Light brown overall.