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Double vessel whistle

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Provenance

Before 1986, Fred Markstein; by 1986, by descent to Hedi M. Markstein, Sharon, Massachusetts; 1986, gift of Markstein to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 17, 1986)

Credit Line

Gift of Hedi M. Markstein

Unknown culture, before A.D. 1400

Object Place

Colombia

Dimensions

Length 4.5 cm, width 4 cm, thickness 2 cm (Length 1 3/4 in., width 1 9/16 in., thickness 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1986.830

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Aerophones