Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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quena
  • Juan Palomino
    active: Peru
  • quena
  • Where object was made: Peru
  • bamboo
  • Object Length/Diameter: 38 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 14 15/16 x 1 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0117
Description

Flute made from a wide piece of bamboo in a light tan color. There are six finger holes in varying sizes and each end is open, with a notch in the edge of the mouthpiece.