Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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flute
  • Greece
  • flute, circa 1971
  • Where object was made: Greece
  • olive wood, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 31.5 x 4.5 x 1.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 12 3/8 x 1 3/4 x 9/16 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0419
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Rectangular flute with a bifurcated end, giving a slight "Y" shpae. Mouthpiece has two square whistle holes. Proper left flute has three fingerholes and proper right has four fingerholes. Area above bifurcation is decorated with scattered concentric circles.