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Vessel flute (?)

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Provenance

Before 1984, apparently collected in Ecuador and sold by a dealer, 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

Capulí culture, before 500 B.C.

Object Place

Northern Highlands, Ecuador

Dimensions

Length 13 cm, width 10 cm, height 8.5 cm (Length 5 1/8 in., width 3 15/16 in., height 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1984.354

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Aerophones