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Flute

Object Number:22660
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Pueblo
Zuni
Provenience: New Mexico
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Reed (plant)
Length: 29 cm
Width: 3.5 cm
Credit Line:Southwest Expedition; R. Stewart Culin; subscription of Robert C. H. Brock, 1902

Description

Flute made from a reed with four holes cut out. The mouthpiece end has a sound hole cut out. The opening end has a conical attachment, likely hoof or horn, bound with string.

Bibliography:

[Article] Seder, Theodore A. 1952. "Old World Overtones in the New World: Some Parallels with North American Indian Musical Instruments". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 16. no. 4. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Figure 50View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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