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sopilka (flute)
  • Ukraine
  • sopilka (flute), 1950–1989
  • Where object was made: Ukraine (former Soviet Union)
  • wood, stamping or burning?, varnishing
  • Object Length/Diameter: 25 x 1.5 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 9 13/16 x 9/16 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0458
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Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Light natural wooden flute. Mouthpiece end left bare. Fiver fingerholes. Stylized flower with three leaves stamped between fingerholes and bands of triangles above and below fingerholes. Cluster of diamonds above fingerholes.