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suling (flute)
  • Indonesia
  • suling (flute), 1950–1985
  • Where object was made: Bali, Indonesia
  • bamboo, string
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 45.5 x 4 x 5.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 17 7/8 x 1 9/16 x 2 1/8 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0454

Light natural colored bamboo flute. Six finger holes. Square hole at end for mouthpiece. Same end has a ring of bamboo strip that moves. It is tethered to the flute with a piece of string.