Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Mystery Flute

Date:
late 19th century
Geography:
United States
Culture:
Native American (Apache)
Dimensions:
L. 43.8 cm (17-1/4 in.), Diam. 2.22 cm (7/8 in.)
Classification:
Aerophone-Blow Hole-end-blown flute (vertical)
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.573
Not on view
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown ; E. H. Hawley
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Oceanica and America. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1913, vol. II, pg. 124.



Related Objects

Tsii'edo'a'tl

Date: 19th century Medium: Agave flower stalk, wood, paint, horsehair Accession: 89.4.2631 a, b On view in:Not on view

Courting flute (siyotanka)

Date: ca. 1850–1900 Medium: Red pipestone (catlinite), lead, Native-tanned leather Accession: 89.4.3371 On view in:Not on view

End-blown flute

Date: 19th century Medium: Aerophone-Blow Hole-end-blown flute (vertical) Accession: 89.4.3180 On view in:Not on view

Flute

Date: 19th century Medium: Aerophone-Blow Hole-side-blown flute (transverse) Accession: 89.4.578 On view in:Not on view

Flute

Date: 19th century Medium: Aerophone-Blow Hole-end-blown flute (vertical) Accession: 89.4.575 On view in:Not on view