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End-blown flute

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Provenance

1984, sold by Douglas Deihl, Northampton, Massachusetts, to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 13, 1984)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Chancay culture, about A.D. 1000

Object Place

Central Coast, Peru

Dimensions

Length 18.5 cm, diameter 2.6 cm (Length 7 5/16 in., diameter 1 in.)

Accession Number

1984.340

Medium or Technique

Bone

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Aerophones