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Duct flute (pincullo)

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Provenance

Before 1984, purchased at a market, Cuzco, Peru, by Douglas Deihl, Northampton, Massachusetts; 1984, sold by Deihl to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 13, 1984)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Unknown culture, about 1900

Object Place

Peru

Dimensions

Length 109.5 cm, diameter 4.2 cm (Length 43 1/8 in., diameter 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1984.394

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Aerophones