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tula[?] (flute)
  • Pakistan
  • tula[?] (flute), mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: Pakistan
  • wood, brass, aluminum?, staining, carving
  • Object Length/Diameter: 42 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 16 9/16 x 1 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0063
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Dark brown wooden flute with six fingerholes in varying sizes. The mouthpiece is made from a silver colored metal, possibly aluminum, and fits over the end of the flute like a cap and then has a smaller extension. At the distal end is a band of brass.