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Stick for sundance whistle

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Stick of slender piece of wood with faint red coloring and two small branches roughly opposite each other near one end.

Provenance

1984, sold by Douglas Deihl, Northampton, Massachusetts, to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 13, 1984)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Unknown people, 1850–1900

Object Place

Great Plains region, United States

Dimensions

Length 63 cm (24 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1984.319

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Accessories