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khlui ping-aw
  • Thailand
  • khlui ping-aw, early 1900s–1968
  • Where object was made: Thailand
  • bamboo, burning
  • Object Length/Diameter: 43 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 16 15/16 x 1 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2015.0073

Single flute made from bamboo that has holes drilled in it. The exterior is decorated with burned designs in a crosshatched pattern, creating the effect of scales.