End-blown flute (nay)

End-blown flute (nāy)

19th century


Object Place: Egypt

Dimensions

Length 73.2 cm, diameter 2.2 cm (Length 28 13/16 in., diameter 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.1803

Medium or Technique

Cane

On View

Musical Instrument Gallery (Gallery 103D)

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Aerophones

Provenance

Francis W. Galpin (1858-1945), Hatfield Regis, England; 1916, sold by Francis W. Galpin to William Lindsey (1858-1922), Boston, Massachusetts; 1916, gift of William Lindsey, in memory of his daughter, Leslie Lindsey Mason, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 5, 1916)

Credit Line

Leslie Lindsey Mason Collection