Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pincullo (flute)
  • unknown Rarámuri (Tarahumara) maker
  • pincullo (flute), 1950–1991
  • Where object was made: Chihuahua, Mexico
  • bamboo, string
  • Object Length/Diameter: 32.5 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 12 3/4 x 1 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0465

Light natural bamboo colored flute with a bamboo tab at one end for a mouthpiece. Seven fingerholes. Whistlehole under bamboo tab.