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flute
  • India
  • flute, late 1800s–1982
  • Where object was made: India
  • wood, metal, carving, staining
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 34.5 x 3 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 13 9/16 x 1 1/8 x 3/4 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0440
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Dark brown wooden cylindrical flute. Knob at one end. Small knob-like extension at mouthpiece. Rectangular whistlehole. Six fingerholes. Gold colored metal band at end.