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Museum of Music History Musical Instruments Collection [H 75.26.]

End-blown Flute

Peremfurulya ( CC BY-NC-SA)
Provenance/Rights: / Brauer-Benke József (CC BY-NC-SA)

Description

The Hungarian word for recorder (furulya) was first recorded in the Old Gradual published in 1636. The 17th century appearance of the word suggests that around that time a new type of duct flute was adopted by Hungarians from neighbouring ethnic groups, and this new instrument supplanted the earlier end-blown flutes and lingual pipes called in Hungarian tilinkó and süvöltő.

Material/Technique

wood

Measurements

Height: 28 cm; Widht: 1,8 cm;

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Object from: Museum of Music History

- Since its foundation in 1969, the Institute of Music of the Hungarian Academy of Arts and Sciences has been collecting objects related to the ...

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[Last update: 2019/10/13]

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