prmlogo2Cook-Voyage Collections
at the Pitt Rivers Museum


PRM000019226Nose flute, vivo, of bamboo, from the Society Islands (probably Tahiti); part of the Banks collection (1903.130.20)

Nose flute made from a length of bamboo closed at one end and open at the other. Toward the closed end are two holes, and towards the other are two holes also, although one of the holes has been plugged up


  PRM000098317Nose flute (with scale)
PRM0001309385179Detail with label