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Double Flute;Xiao;Ti-tzu

Double flute of one piece of bamboo, on one end a transverse flute with six fingerholes, on the other end a duct flute, also with six fingerholes. Three vents in the centre. With Chinese inscription and decoration of birds and leaves.

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  • Materials:Bamboo;Plant
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  • Repository:Bate Collection, Oxford
  • Measurements:Max L = 534 mm Max Diam = 20 mm