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komabue
  • Japan
  • komabue, 1670–1720
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • bamboo, lacquer?, carving, staining
  • Object Length/Diameter: 36.5 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 14 3/8 x 13/16 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0051.01
Description

Dark brown flute with six finger holes and one breath hole. In between the holes, the flute is wrapped with another material that has parallel lines and is possibly lacquered.