Mystery Flute, Cane, paper, Native American (Apache)

Mystery Flute

Date:
late 19th century
Geography:
United States
Culture:
Native American (Apache)
Medium:
Cane, paper
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.