Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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cross flute
  • Vietnam
  • cross flute, circa 1963
  • Where object was made: Vietnam
  • bamboo
  • Object Length/Diameter: 47.5 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 18 11/16 x 13/16 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0045
Description

Long, thin piece of bamboo, light brown in color. Both ends are open, there is one breath hole near one end, six finger holes, and two other holes on the back that are side by side instead of lengthwise. Undecorated.