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Transverse flute

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Provenance

Before 1984, collected in Quito, Ecuador, 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, 1900–25

Object Place

Ecuador

Dimensions

Length 108 cm, diameter 4.7 cm (Length 42 1/2 in., diameter 1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1984.390

Medium or Technique

Bamboo

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Aerophones