Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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piccolo in D
  • England, United Kingdom
  • piccolo in D, circa 1830
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • boxwood, brass, carving
  • Object Length/Diameter: 30 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 11 13/16 x 1 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0096.a,b

Flute in two parts, carved from light brown wood. Part a has one breath hole, and there is a thin brass ring at each end. Part b has six finger holes, in two groups of three, one brass key at the end, and a thin brass ring wrapped around the end.