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Transverse Flute

Date: late 19th century
Geography: Bismarck Archipelago, Papua New Guinea
Culture: Papua New Guinean (Bismarck Archipelago)
Medium: bamboo
Dimensions: L. 44.5 cm, D. +/- 2.3 cm (Richard Campbell, '80)
Classification: Aerophone-Blow Hole-side-blown flute (transverse)
Credit Line: The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number: 89.4.1398

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