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Uvete

Date:
late 19th century
Geography:
Nggela Islands (formerly Florida Islands), Solomon Islands
Culture:
Melanesian
Medium:
Bamboo
Dimensions:
L. 49cm (19 5/16in.), D. +/- 1.3 cm (1/2in.
Classification:
Aerophone-Blow Hole-end-blown flute (vertical)
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.783
Not on view
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Oceanica and America. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1913, vol. II, pg. 33.



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