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dvojnice (shepherd's flute)
  • Yugoslavia
  • dvojnice (shepherd's flute), 1939–1959
  • Where object was made: Yugoslavia (present-day Serbia and Montenegro)
  • wood, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 31 x 5 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 12 3/16 x 1 15/16 x 13/16 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2015.0070
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Double flute carved from a single piece of wood, with two mouth openings and a separation in the lower half between the two sides. The flute is flat on the sides and the top of the flute is decorated with carved geometric designs of chevrons and triangles arranged in squares.