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Flute

Object Number:38-22-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Iroquois (uncertain)
Provenience: United States of America
Illinois
Cook County
Chicago
Culture Area: Northeast Culture Area
Period: Historic Period
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Buckskin
Height: 7 cm
Length: 54 cm
Width: 5.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of John S. Gummey in memory of his grandfather John M. Gummey, 1938

Description

Large: of two hollowed-out half-tubes of wood, formerly stuck together; bound with 7 tied buckskin thongs. 7 finger holes, anterior one filled up. Wooden slide tied on with buckskin. Generalized Eastern and Plain type.

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