Whistle in the form of a dolphin on a duck
Greek, East Greek
about 575–550 B.C.
Place of Manufacture: Rhodes (or Western Anatolia), Greece
Legacy dimension: 0.109 gr. H. 0.149 gr. L.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Dolphin on back of duck; one head serves for both. Orifice in tail of duck and round opening in head which allow passage of air through body and up hollow neck. Small lump of clay confined in head of dolphin forms a rattle. Decoration in black glaze covering upper part of the bodies and stippled on under side of duck.