Vessel flute (?)

Capulí culture
before 500 B.C.


Object Place: Ecuador, Northern Highlands

Dimensions

Length 13 cm, width 10 cm, height 8.5 cm (Length 5 1/8 in., width 3 15/16 in., height 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1984.354

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Musical Instruments

Classifications

Aerophones

Provenance

Before 1984, apparently collected in Ecuador and sold by a dealer, Quito, Ecuador, to Douglas Deihl, Northampton, Massachusetts; 1984, sold by Deihl to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 13, 1984)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund