Whistle

Bahia culture
500 B.C.–A.D. 500


Object Place: Ecuador, Central Coast

Dimensions

Length 5 cm, width 2.8 cm, depth 2.3 cm (Length 1 15/16 in., width 1 1/8 in., depth 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1984.345

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Musical Instruments

Classifications

Aerophones

Provenance

Before 1984, sold by a German collector, 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