Reproduction Love Flute


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Reproduction Love Flute   (1996.24.0168A)
  1. Communication T&E
  2. :
  3. Musical T&E
  4. :
  5. Musical Instruments
Artist/Maker Walter Bernard “Ben” Hunt (March 13, 1888 – March 30, 1970), not Lakota, not Native American
Geographic Location
Period/Date 1930 - 1989
Culture Native American: Great Plains?

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 58.0 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 9.2 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 3.3 cm
Weight 138 g
Measuring Remarks Lenght with strings.
Materials Plant--Wood, Animal--Skin--without Fur/Feathers/Scales, Pigment--Paint
Manufacturing Processes Carved, Drilling, Hollowing, Polishing, Tanning
Munsell Color Information Light Yellowish Brown (10YR 6/6) -Color of the wood. Pale Yellow (2.5Y 8.5/4) -Animal design. Strong Yellowish Brown (10YR 5/10) -Leather band.

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

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Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Reginald and Gladys Laubin Collection
Reproduction Needs Research
Reproduction Information Made by Ben Hunt, non-Native American.

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