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Traces of white pigment

Provenance

Before 1984, sold at Brimfield Flea Market, Brimfield, Massachusetts, to Douglas Deihl, Northampton, Massachusetts; 1984, sold by Deihl to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 13, 1984)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Colima culture, 300 B.C.–A.D. 250

Object Place

Mexico

Dimensions

Length 23.8 cm, diameter 2.2 cm (Length 9 3/8 in., diameter 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1984.370

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Aerophones